2 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Pictorial maps.

  1. War map : pictorial and propaganda map collection 1900-1950

    180 maps ; 1 book . -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    A collection of 180 pictorial and propaganda maps that illustrate events related to World War I, the interwar years, World War II, the formation of the United Nations, and the Cold War. While many of the pieces were created as governmental propaganda, others appeared in commercial publications, including the Star Weekly, Fortune Magazine, the Daily Mail, and the Los Angeles Examiner. Some of the...

  2. Ethel M. Fair map collection

    889 maps. The sizes vary from 110 x 136 cm. or smaller. . -- Geography & Map Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    This special map collection was culminated by map librarian Ethel M. Fair (1884-1979). It consists of pictorial maps produced in several formats, and ranges in period from the 1840s to the 1960s. Some are cartoon maps, while others are cartographs. Unusual formats include maps on place mats, napkins, table cloths, and handkerchiefs. The collection contains mostly tourist maps, road maps,...