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Historical atlas of the New Jersey coast, 1878

In narrative print, Urban design on December 31, 2010 at 1:50 pm

From the David Rumsey Map Collection.

The Wide and Narrow Path

In narrative print on December 31, 2010 at 12:53 pm

A German pietistic print, designed by Charlotte Reihlen of Stuttgart in 1862 and drawn by Herr Schacher, demonstrating the co-existence of vice and virtue. Also links to an English-language version, an explanatory booklet and a biography of its inventor.

 

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