Military district no. 1: Department of northern Luzon
A map of the northwest coastal region of Luzon, Philippines made for the American military during the Philippine–American War (1899–1902). The area is divided into provinces, and major roads, settlements, mountains and rivers are marked.
Parts of Burma, Siam and the Shan States
This map charts the journey of Holt S. Hallett as he searched for a suitable route for a railway to transport British goods from Burma to Thailand and China. He wrote the book ‘A Thousand Miles on an Elephant in the Shan States’ about his expedition.
Map of the Eastern Frontier of British India, with the adjacent countries
Regional and local borders are colour-coded, with mountains and rivers, settlements, paths/roads and names of local peoples marked. Notes such as ‘Gold dust found in these streams’ and ‘Rich in Tin’ add detail. Only two of four sheets are available.