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Geography Collection

Background imageGeography Collection: Some girls in the class look at a globe with the nun, their teacher

Some girls in the class look at a globe with the nun, their teacher Italy. Date of Photograph:1950-1955 ca

Background imageGeography Collection: An explorer's camp in Africa

An explorer's camp in Africa Africa. Date of Photograph:1900 ca

Background imageGeography Collection: The sky in Antarctica

The sky in Antarctica Antarctic Circle. Date of Photograph:1910

Background imageGeography Collection: Explorer in the Antarctic during the English expedition of 1910

Explorer in the Antarctic during the English expedition of 1910 Antarctic Circle. Date of Photograph:1910

Background imageGeography Collection: 'Outdoor lesson', Professional Women's School and Home Education, Pisa

"Outdoor lesson", Professional Women's School and Home Education, Pisa Pisa. Date of Photograph:1910-1920

Background imageGeography Collection: 'Italian Explorers and Navigators: the discovery of America'

"Italian Explorers and Navigators: the discovery of America", section of the Italian scientific exhibit, prepared by Prof

Background imageGeography Collection: Exhibit of the Libro Coloniale of the Istituto Italiano del Libro

Exhibit of the Libro Coloniale of the Istituto Italiano del Libro, First Congress of Colonial Studies, Florence, April 8-12, 1931 Florence. Date of Photograph:1931/04/08-1931/04/12

Background imageGeography Collection: Libro Coloniale Exhibit of the Istituto Italiano del Libro, First Congress of Colonial Studies

Libro Coloniale Exhibit of the Istituto Italiano del Libro, First Congress of Colonial Studies, Florence, 8-12 April, 1931 Florence. Date of Photograph:1931/04/08-1931/04/12

Background imageGeography Collection: Classroom in a school in Mutigliano, Lucca

Classroom in a school in Mutigliano, Lucca Lucca Mutigliano. Date of Photograph:1930-1940

Background imageGeography Collection: Elementary schools Giovanni Berta, Lecco: a classroom with some teaching aids; on the blackboard

Elementary schools Giovanni Berta, Lecco: a classroom with some teaching aids; on the blackboard the words "Duce we will bring the Fascist School on the Plan of the Empire" Lecco

Background imageGeography Collection: Geography Classroom, Royal School of Professional Magistracy for the Woman 'Pietro Scalcerle', Padua

Geography Classroom, Royal School of Professional Magistracy for the Woman "Pietro Scalcerle", Padua Padua. Date of Photograph:1930-1940

Background imageGeography Collection: Classroom of an Italian school

Classroom of an Italian school Italy. Date of Photograph:1930-1940

Background imageGeography Collection: Classroom in Sezano, Verona

Classroom in Sezano, Verona Verona Sezano. Date of Photograph:1930-1940

Background imageGeography Collection: Postcard depicting the Italian railway line

Postcard depicting the Italian railway line International Art of 20th Century. Date of Photograph:1900 ca.. Date of Artwork:1900 ca

Background imageGeography Collection: Postcard depicting the railway line in northern Italy

Postcard depicting the railway line in northern Italy International Art of 20th Century. Date of Photograph:1900 ca.. Date of Artwork:1900 ca

Background imageGeography Collection: Portrait of an explorer together with a South-American woman

Portrait of an explorer together with a South-American woman, during the expedition to the Tierra del Fuego. They pose standing up in front of a tent Argentina Tierra del Fuego

Background imageGeography Collection: Portrait of explorers, during the expedition to the Tierra del Fuego, in Argentina

Portrait of explorers, during the expedition to the Tierra del Fuego, in Argentina. Some inhabitants of the region also pose together with the group. Argentina Tierra del Fuego

Background imageGeography Collection: View of the The Desolation Island in the archipelago of the Tierra del Fuego

View of the The Desolation Island in the archipelago of the Tierra del Fuego, photographed by a group of explorers, during an expedition in Argentina Argentina Tierra del Fuego

Background imageGeography Collection: View of an old street of Jerusalem. The street, animated by numerous bazaars

View of an old street of Jerusalem. The street, animated by numerous bazaars, is run across by some passer-bys. Israel Gerusalemme. Date of Photograph:1940 - 1950

Background imageGeography Collection: Some ladies of Haifa (Israel) are resting, sitting on the ground, at the shadow of a palm tree

Some ladies of Haifa (Israel) are resting, sitting on the ground, at the shadow of a palm tree. Israel Haifa. Date of Photograph:1933

Background imageGeography Collection: A camel caravan on march, on the sea shores, at Haifa in Israel

A camel caravan on march, on the sea shores, at Haifa in Israel. Israel Haifa. Date of Photograph:1933

Background imageGeography Collection: Postcard commemorating the Military Academy of Modena

Postcard commemorating the Military Academy of Modena Italy Print International Art of 20th Century. Date of Photograph:1900-1910. Date of Artwork:1900-1910

Background imageGeography Collection: Postcard commemorating the Military Geographical Institute with the portraits of Ezio de Vecchi

Postcard commemorating the Military Geographical Institute with the portraits of Ezio de Vecchi and Annibale Ferrero Italy Print International Art of 20th Century. Date of Photograph:1900-1910

Background imageGeography Collection: Postcard commemorating the 3 Corps, illustration of Faccioli

Postcard commemorating the 3 Corps, illustration of Faccioli Italy Print International Art of 20th Century. Date of Photograph:1900-1910. Date of Artwork:1900-1910. Artist:Faccioli

Background imageGeography Collection: Postcard commemorating the 3 Regiment Artillery Coast, illustration of A. Dalbesio

Postcard commemorating the 3 Regiment Artillery Coast, illustration of A. Dalbesio Italy Print International Art of 20th Century. Date of Photograph:1900-1910. Date of Artwork:1900-1910

Background imageGeography Collection: Postcard commemorating the 59 Infantry Regiment

Postcard commemorating the 59 Infantry Regiment Italy Print International Art of 20th Century. Date of Photograph:1900-1910. Date of Artwork:1900-1910

Background imageGeography Collection: Telescope

Telescope United States. Date of Photograph:1950 ca

Background imageGeography Collection: Western explorer in Brazil

Western explorer in Brazil Brazil. Date of Photograph:1940-1950 ca

Background imageGeography Collection: The image shows some nautical instruments, among which, sextants and compasses

The image shows some nautical instruments, among which, sextants and compasses, exhibited at Naples Aquarium. Naples Aquarium. Date of Photograph:1920 - 1930

Background imageGeography Collection: Portrait of Pierre-Franois Eugne Cortambert, French geographer; carte de visite

Portrait of Pierre-Franois Eugne Cortambert, French geographer; carte de visite France. Date of Photograph:1865-1875

Background imageGeography Collection: Group of explorers, who take shelter under a tent, during the expedition to the Tierra del Fuego

Group of explorers, who take shelter under a tent, during the expedition to the Tierra del Fuego, Argentina Argentina Tierra del Fuego. Date of Photograph:1910 -1920

Background imageGeography Collection: Female pupils with teacher in the classroom

Female pupils with teacher in the classroom Europe. Date of Photograph:1920-1940

Background imageGeography Collection: View of Acquaverde Square in Genoa, with the Monument to Cristophoro Columbus at its centre

View of Acquaverde Square in Genoa, with the Monument to Cristophoro Columbus at its centre. Genoa Acquaverde Square Monument Romanticism, Nineteenth century, 19th century, Europe

Background imageGeography Collection: Animated scene, Corsica

Animated scene, Corsica Europe. Date of Photograph:14 luglio 1924

Background imageGeography Collection: Postcard commemorating the Italian Bersaglieri

Postcard commemorating the Italian Bersaglieri Italy Print International Art of 20th Century. Date of Photograph:1903-1910. Date of Artwork:1903-1910

Background imageGeography Collection: Bemporad bookstore, Trieste

Bemporad bookstore, Trieste Trieste. Date of Photograph:1921 ca

Background imageGeography Collection: Interior of the Bemporad bookstore, Trieste

Interior of the Bemporad bookstore, Trieste Trieste. Date of Photograph:1910-1020

Background imageGeography Collection: Monument dedicated to Christopher Columbus. The navigator is portrayed in 15th century clothes

Monument dedicated to Christopher Columbus. The navigator is portrayed in 15th century clothes with the left arm leaning on an anchor. At the feet/foot of the statue an allegoric female figure

Background imageGeography Collection: Portrait of a group of samurai and japanese officers in traditional clothes

Portrait of a group of samurai and japanese officers in traditional clothes. They are intently consulting a map. Date of Photograph:1865-1870

Background imageGeography Collection: The Beijing Ancient Astronomical Observatory, detail of an armillary sphere

The Beijing Ancient Astronomical Observatory, detail of an armillary sphere, one of the instruments reproduction placed outside the building, Peking (Beijing) China Beijing - Peking

Background imageGeography Collection: Ecliptic armillary sphere placed on the roof of the Observatory, 2005, Beijing (Peking), China

Ecliptic armillary sphere placed on the roof of the Observatory, 2005, Beijing (Peking), China China Beijing - Peking. Date of Photograph:2005

Background imageGeography Collection: Three emblems: a plow (bearing the inscription 'Hostinato rigore')

Three emblems: a plow (bearing the inscription "Hostinato rigore"), a compass ( bearing the inscription "Destinato rigore") and a lantern with a lit candle

Background imageGeography Collection: Empire of Alexander the Great covering Europe, Asia and Africa, engraving by G

Empire of Alexander the Great covering Europe, Asia and Africa, engraving by G. Zuliani taken from Tome IV of the "Newest Atlas" published in Venice in 1785 by Antonio Zatta

Background imageGeography Collection: Ancient Greece, engraving by G. Zuliani taken from Tome IV of the 'Newest Atlas' published in

Ancient Greece, engraving by G. Zuliani taken from Tome IV of the "Newest Atlas" published in Venice in 1785 by Antonio Zatta, Private Collection Florence Engraving Eighteenth Century

Background imageGeography Collection: Ancient Germany divided into IV great peoples, distinguished by lesser and least tribes

Ancient Germany divided into IV great peoples, distinguished by lesser and least tribes and regions of the Danube contained between it and the Adriatic Sea, engraving by G

Background imageGeography Collection: Ancient Spain divided into three distinct areas, namely Terraconensis, Lusitania and Baetica

Ancient Spain divided into three distinct areas, namely Terraconensis, Lusitania and Baetica and also divided into peoples, engraving by G

Background imageGeography Collection: Western and Eastern Roman Empire, engraving by G. Zuliani taken from Tome IV of the 'Newest Atlas'

Western and Eastern Roman Empire, engraving by G. Zuliani taken from Tome IV of the "Newest Atlas" published in Venice in 1785 by Antonio Zatta

Background imageGeography Collection: Land of Canaan, or the land promised to Abraham and his descendants

Land of Canaan, or the land promised to Abraham and his descendants, and the Twelve Tribes of Israel, engraving by G. Zuliani taken from Tome IV of the "Newest Atlas" published in Venice in



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