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Nine maps of Africa as a whole, South Africa, and Egypt.
Africa "Mapkin"
FOLDER 790 Africa "Mapkin." c1959
12" x 12"
Wright Studio. Indianapolis.
Pictures of natives on border.
FOLDER 777 Pictorial map of Africa... c1957
25 3/4" x 24"
By Robert Glaubke. Rand McNally & Co. Chicago edited by Philip Hershkovitz.
Description of animals and their geographic location edited by Philip Hershkovitz, curator of mammals, Chicago Natural History Museum. Tribes and parks identified.
[Africa Sampler]
FOLDER 142 [Africa]
9 1/2" x 14"
Package Paper Co., Holyoke, MA
Table mat on waterproof paper in typical sampler style with alphabet and numeral border design. Other samplers: Asia, Australia, Europe, North America, South America
FOLDER 210 Cairo-map. 1950
13" x 15 1/4" fold to 7" x 5"
D & C Pattai & Cie. [Cairo?]
Christianity in Egypt
FOLDER 232 [The Christian legacy in Egypt]. [1950]
9 3/4" x 4 1/4" on sheet 18 3/4" x 13 1/4" in fold to 9 3/4" x 4 1/4"
In illustrated folder: "The Christian legacy in Egypt" published for the holy year with instructions about special tourist visa. Locates and describes ancient monasteries.
FOLDER 281 Egypt (MISR).
33" x 22"
Designed by Pick-S. Royal Egyptian Embassy. Washington, DC.
Egypt, Cradle of the World's Civilization is abreast the times... Inset: Air routes from Cairo natural resources and industries pictured.
FOLDER 779 United Arab Republic: A pictorial map of Egypt showing some regional resources, products, monuments, and natural features. 1960
19 1/2" x 18" fold to 8 1/4" x 4 7/8"
By K. Kamel. The Tourist Administration. Cairo.
Information for tourists on verso.
South Africa
FOLDER 66 Milestones in the history of South Africa.
7" x 8"
By Leslie Thomas Burrage.
Scenes of named events against a native background.
FOLDER 65 Native life, Union of South Africa.
6 1/2" x 8"
Union of South Africa. Printed by Art Maps, Johannesburg.
Seventeen maps of the Middle East and Far East with emphasis on "the Holy Land" and Japan.
FOLDER 658 The lure of Japan.
21 1/2" x 28 1/2" fold to 10 1/4" x 7 1/8"
Insets: Kyushu. Hokkaido. Key to map. In folder: "Beautiful picture map of Japan (Explanation in English)." SCAP headquarters identified in Daiichi Building.
Japan and Asia
FOLDER 150 [Japanese Islands and Eastern Coast of Asia]; On verso: "Classical Japanese girl of Kyoto, 150 years ago;" "The Noh play is Japan's esoteric dramatic art."
9 3/4" x 14"
On verso: "Classical Japanese girl of Kyoto, 150 years ago;" "The Noh play is Japan's esoteric dramatic art." Inset: [World on Mercator Projection] 2" x 42"
FOLDER 789 Sightseeing map of Kyushu. [1964]
8" x 8"
Travel brochure.
FOLDER 56 Lebanon; touristic map. [c1947?]
8" x 3 1/2"
[Marcel Rosellini. Printers: St. Paul-Harissa]
Map in folder: "Land of history and legend."
Mem-o-map, Asia
FOLDER 722 Memo-map of Japan and Korea. c1946
12 1/2" x 9 3/8"
By T/4 John Drury, Mem-o-map Co.
Reflects U.S. armed forces' experiences, World War, 1939-1945. "To U.S.A. 4536 miles."
FOLDER 636 Picture map of the Holy Land. c1928
30 1/8" x 20 1/2"
By Harold Haven Brown (designed and drawn). R.R. Bowker Co. New York.
The caravan trails of ancient and modern times, the modern railroads, the route of the Israelites from Egypt to Canaan, ...the regions occupied by the Phoenicians and the principal cities are all represented in unique methods."
FOLDER 616 Holy land and adjacent countries and seas. c1927
26" x 20"
By Kaj Klitgaard. William Edwin Rudge. New York.
Delicately colored, artistic.
FOLDER 398 Persia through the eyes of the American College of Teheran.
21 1/2" x 15 1/2" fold to 7" x 8"
By Bertha Evelith Blodgett. American College of Teheran. Teheran, Persia.
In the folder, "American College at Teheran".
FOLDER 737 Mem-o-map of the Philippine Islands, a group of over 7,000 islands. c1945
12 5/8" x 9 3/8"
By T/4 John G. Drury. Mem-o-map Co.
Reflects U.S. armed forces experiences, World war, 1939-1945. "To U.S.A. 7012 miles."
Pitcairn's Island
FOLDER 83 Pitcairn's Island; where the mutineers of the "Bounty" came in the year 1790.
8 1/4" x 11"
By D& G Hauman.
Lining paper for volume of the "Bounty" trilogy; pub. by Little, Brown. 1934.
Saudi Arabia
FOLDER 361 Saudi Arabia. 1955
21 1/2" x 16 3/4"
ARAMCO Public Relations Dept. Arabian American Oil Co. New York. A.S. 15 59M 4-55.
Photographs in border keyed to locations on map.
Seoul, South Korea
FOLDER 796 Seoul.
21" x 29"
Oblique cartoon view. Index to points of interest in margin.
FOLDER 837 Map of Seoul. (Historical Remains)
10" x 14"
Points of interest illustrated and identified. In color.
FOLDER 791 Taiwan: a province of the Republic of China.
30" x 20"
Cultural features shown by symbol. Margin data includes legend and inset of air distances to Taiwan.
FOLDER 328 A Newe Mape of Tartary.
16 5/8" x 21 1/8"
John Speede. Keasbey and Mattison Co. Ambler, PA.
Augmented by John Speede and are to be sold by THO: Bassett in Fleet Street & Richard Chiswell in St. Paul's churchyard. Reproduction of a map from John Speede's Atlas of 1616, showing location of deposit of asbestos, thus known to the Tartars.
FOLDER 364 Turkish historical & pictorial map with 1943 population. [c1948]
20 1/2" x 33"
By Liam Dunne. Turkish Information Office, NY.
No Ankara government buildings shown.
FOLDER 834 Aden. 1956
13" x 8"
Picture sketch of Aden.
A single map of Australia.
FOLDER 146 [Australia].
9 1/2" x 14"
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