The November 1988 map of Mount Everest, which took four years to produce, relied on a high-resolution camera carried on the Columbia space shuttle and 160 overlapping aerial images taken from a Learjet flying at feet to map 380 square miles of the region.
Renno Hokwerda - map on ring binder. Map drawn as a cover for a ring binder I gave my mother's for her birthday. I made the map entirely by hand and with a brand pan - normal pencils won't stick on the plastic of the ring binder.
The world map of the Spanish cartographer, conquistador and explorer Juan de la Cosa created in 1500 is the earliest world map showing part of the Americas. Juan de la Cosa sailed the first 3 voyages with Columbus and was the captain of the Santa María.