Mississippi Meanders

Beautiful examples of cartographic information design are on display at Radical Cartography. Like the sample above, my favorite are the maps designed by Harold Fisk in 1944 for the Army Corps of Engineers, showing the historical traces of the Mississippi River.

Link via Apartment Therapy


 
Posted by on April 7, 2009
Filed Under Cartography, Graphic Design | 2 Comments
 

  • http://www.taidoblog.com Andy Fossett

    That’s beautiful. It almost reminds me of some of the old Japanese screens (but without any sex or demons).

  • http://EricKStevens.com EricKStevens

    Beautiful.