Virtual Traveling Through 500 Years Of Book Images

For those yearning to travel to faraway places and experience new things in these troubled times, you can see the world through 500 years of images from books from the Internet Archive, available and searchable by their tags and captions on Flickr! Browse the Smithsonian's Biodiversity Heritage Library, explore birds from across the world, see our national parks, explore the railroads, see the world through half a millennia of maps, explore emblem books, see the early visual history of the telephone and myriad other topics! Or learn more about the collection and how it came to be.