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Exploration Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 284 pictures in our Exploration collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery. We are proud to offer this selection in partnership with North Wind Picture Archives.

EXPL2A-00128 Featured Exploration Print


Landing of Jean Nicolet on the Wisconsin shore of Lake Michigan, 1634, the first European to reach that region.
Hand-colored halftone of a 19th-century illustration

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Mariana Islands in the Pacific discovered by Magellan, 1521 Featured Exploration Print

Mariana Islands in the Pacific discovered by Magellan, 1521

The Ladrones, later called the Marianas, and a native outrigger drawn by Pigafetta on the Magellan expedition, 1521.
Hand-colored woodcut reproduction of a 16th-century illustration

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McClure discovers the Northwest Passage, 1850 Featured Exploration Print

McClure discovers the Northwest Passage, 1850

British ship "Investigator" in Arctic ice during McClure's discovery of the Northwest Passage while searching for the lost Franklin expedition, 1850.
Hand-colored engraving of a 19th-century illustration

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