Carina is one of several constellations created by a division of Argo Navis by Nicolas-Louis de Lacaille in 1756, but was not introduced to the public until the posthumous publication of his work in 1763.
Historical Map of Carina
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Modern Maps of Carina
Wikimedia Commons map by IAU and Sky & Telescope magazine (Roger Sinnott & Rick Fienberg)