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Series VII: Western Hemisphere
33 items
FOLDER 375 PAA The Routes of the Flying Clipper Ships, circa 1935
32 x 25 cm
Pictorial map shows the major cities and the routes of the Pan American Clipper Ships connection them. The map labells the products, resources, way of life, and topography of much of North, Central, and South America.
FOLDER 376 [Prudential Cruises]
20.5 x 10 cm
Map shows North and South America and the cruise line routes around the coasts.
FOLDER 377 Historical Maps First News of America Was Brought To Europe in Crude Charts
35.5 x 52.5 cm
Includes a number of maps that were on display at the Exhibit "Three Centuries of America History, 1493-1793." at the Free Library of Philadelphia. 2 copies [?]. 8 pages.
FOLDER 378 Mapa Economico de America, circa 1941
162 x 118.5 cm
Buenos Aires: Estableto Grafico Pomonio and CIA
Velazquez, Alberto Jose
Map shows the products both industrial and agricultural from the Americas. Shows major cities of the Americas and the distances between them. Production statistics are listed in the space surrounding the map.
FOLDER 379 A Chart of the West Indies or the Isands of Americas in the North Sea [etc.]. Being the Present Seat of War.
28.5 x 35 cm
60 Leagues of Great Britain to one inch
Moll, Herman
Map shows the Gulf states, Central and part of South America, and the Caribbean islands, and the ownership of land areas.
FOLDER 380 Pictorial Map of the American Continet Featuring the Pan American Highway
60 x 43.4 cm
350 miles to the inch
New York: General Drafting, Inc.
Map features the scenic, cultural, historical, and agricultural products and places of the Americas. 2 copies.
FOLDER 381 The New World, 1540
31.5 x 40 cm
Map shows the continents of North and South America. There is text upon the map marking "canibals" in present-day Brazil, "Cuba," "Hispania," and "Cartagara" where Peru is today.
FOLDER 382 The Western Hemisphere, circa 1850
25 x 34 cm
London: J. and F. Tallis
Rapkin, J.
Map shows a globe with the continents of North and South America and the islands of the Pacific drawn. Some color used to delineate countries. The illustrations surrounding the map are of animals and people native to their hemisphere.
FOLDER 383 Captains Silver's Sea Chart, circa 1943
67 x 50 cm
375 miles to the inch
New York: Captain Silver's Syndicate
Map of North and South America shows the resources of the countries and their products. The major ports are shown. Short sentences of fact and trivia pepper the map. The border shows founders or important leaders of each country.
FOLDER 384 A Map of the Americas, circa 1940
73 x 57 cm
New York: R.R. Bowker
Pictorial map of North and South America showing resources and historical events. In the margin are flags of each country with short textual descriptions of each country.
FOLDER 385 Resources of the Americas for War and Peace -- Products of 20 Republics Help to Defeat the Axis
66 x 50 cm
Washington: Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs
Shows the location of resources used in WWII produced in the Americas. On the verso, a political, rainfall, population, and topography maps of Latin America.
FOLDER 386 The World Agrees on 'Gilbey's Please'
25.5 x 18 cm
Advertisement for Gilbey's shows the Western Hemisphere and a bottle of Gilby's Scotch Whiskey
FOLDER 387 The American Republics . . . The Goods They Exchange
28 x 22 cm
U.S. Government Printing Office
Map shows North and South America and the resources each country exports.
FOLDER 388 Pakistan, Ceylon, India
48 x 48 cm
Map of the Indian subcontinent showing the political boundaries of the land.
Out of sequence. Belongs to Asia series.
FOLDER 389 Centennial in Central America
22 x 14.5 cm
125 miles to the inch
AP News Features
Map shows "the five Republics above the Canal" their major cities, resources, and roads.
FOLDER 390 [Father Neptune Presenteth Ye Grace Line Fleet to Ye Olde Spanish Main], circa 1933
81 x 61 cm
Grace Line
Mora, Jo
Map shows the U.S. and Central America. Major ports and resources of each country are marked. Bordering the map are drawings of historical sites and legends of Central America. Inset maps of "Panama Canal," "Cartagena," "Guatemala," and "El Salvador."
FOLDER 391 Carte du Golfe du Mexique et des Isles de l'Amerique, circa 1754
28 x 37.5 cm
45 xxx to the inch
From "l'Histoire Generale des Voyages Par M. Bellin, 1754." Map shows the Gulf states region, Central America, and the Caribbean islands. The routes of Cortez and Ponce de Leon are marked.
FOLDER 392 [April, 1945. Central America], circa 1945
54.5 x 36.5 cm
Pan American Airways
From a PAA calendar, 1945. Map shows the outline of the Central American nations their borders, resources, and products. Some everyday scenes in photographs.
FOLDER 393 The Islands of the Bahamas
51 x 61 cm
USA: K.N. Inc.
Map shows the Bermuda Islands and the fish that can be found in these waters. Inset map of "the Island of New Providence" and "The City of Nassau."
FOLDER 394 Map of Nassau on the Island of New Providence Bahamas, 1941
46 x 58 cm
1 1/6 miles to the inch
England: ed. W.S. Cowell, Ltd.
West, Nan
Map shows some of the tourist sights on the island and the roads that connect them. Surrounding the map are people common to the island today and are important historically.
FOLDER 395 The Islands of Bermuda
45.5 x 40.5 cm
1 mile to the inch
Shows the historical and recreational sites in Bermuda.
FOLDER 396 Merrily We Go Around
8.5 x 44 cm
Map of the islands of Bermuda and the rail network that connects them. Shows the major towns and roads that connect them. Also shows some hotels and recreation areas. On verso, advertisements for local businesses.
FOLDER 397 The Caribbean By Clipper
23 x 20.5 cm
Map of Caribbean Islands with pirate ships drawn in the ocean. The countries and main towns are labelled.
FOLDER 398 Flight Map. Mapa de Rutas. Pan American World Airways Latin American Division -- The Caribbean
23 x 41 cm
Brochure of the airline, the maps to various routes, and a description of places in
FOLDER 399 Mapa Humano Economico de Costa-Rica, circa 1945
42 x 55 cm
Costa Rica: Lit. Universal
Map of the resources and products of Costa Rica.
FOLDER 400 Obsequio de la Libreria Universal
31.5 x 47.5 cm
San Jose: Litografia Universal, Carlos Federspiel and Co., S.A.
Map shows the major towns and connection roads, mountains, and vegetation. Inset map of Costa Rica as a locator. List of mileages from San Jose to other areas around Costa Rica.
FOLDER 401 [Carefree Cuba], circa 1947
23 x 20.5 cm
Pan American Airways, Inc.
From a pamphlet, "Cuba by Flying Clipper." Map shows the island of Cuba, her main cities, and their relation to Florida's Miami.
FOLDER 402 [March, 1945. Cuba], circa 1945
54.5 x 36.5 cm
Pan American Airways, Inc.
From a PAA calendar, 1945. Map shows the Island of Cuba, her resources, and products, as well as scenes from everyday life through photographs.
FOLDER 403 Pan American World Airways Latin American Division Flight Map Miami, Habana, Merida
23 x 20 cm
Map showing the air routes available form the Miami and the Florida peninsula to Cuba and Mexico.
FOLDER 404 Dominion Republic West Indes
19.5 x 25.5 cm
Pictorial map of the Dominion Republic showing the major towns and products of the country.
FOLDER 405 Guatemala Pan American Hotel
23 x 40.5 cm
Guatemala: Lito B. Zedik and Co.
Pictorial map shows the major towns, landmarks, recreational, animal life, and products of Guatemala.
FOLDER 406 The Great White Fleet, circa 1940
25.5 x 19.5 cm
United Fruit Company
Map centers on the Caribbean islands of Jamaica and the rest of Central America and Cuba.
FOLDER 407 La Martinique
40 x 90 cm
Textile Transportation
Printed map shows the island's major towns, and connecting transportation routes. Surrounding the map are scenes from life on the island.
Series VIII: Mexico
18 items
FOLDER 408 Mexico and Guatemala, circa 1948
23 x 20.5 cm
Pan American Airways, Inc.
Pictorial map of the 2 countries showing major cities and recreational activities. Part of a PAA tourist brochure.
FOLDER 409 Carreteras de Mexico Highway Map, circa 1958
46 x 65.5 cm
Goodyear-Oxo Industria Mexicana
Covarrubias, Miguel
A large pictorial map with various resources, products, and industries of the country marked. On verso, 12 small detailed road maps of regions of Mexico.
FOLDER 410 Carreteras De Mexico Highway Map, circa 1958
53 x 80 cm
Pictorial/Road map of Mexico showing its people, cities, resources, and topography. On verso, more detailed road maps.
FOLDER 411 Make Friends With Mexico
28.5 x 34.5 cm
Pictorial map shows the states of Mexico, the major towns, the landmarks, resources, and products of these areas. Also shows an airline route to Mexico City. On verso, "Major Topography of Mexico" with a legend.
FOLDER 412 Mapa Fisiografico-Vial y Economico de Santander, circa 1943
66 x 46.5 cm
Lito. Ramos - Cali.
Hineshosa, R.
Map of Mexico on the Rio Magdalena. Shows major towns, rivers, and wildlife of the region.
FOLDER 413 Mexico Pictorial Map [Pictorial]
44.3 x 66 cm
Mexico: Eugenio Fischgrund
Medina, Miguel Gomez. Orozolo,
Map shows Mexico and the various plants, animals, traditional costumes and such native to Mexico.
FOLDER 414 Miguel Covarrubias' Mexico, 1947
35 x 53 cm
Holiday [Magazine]
Map cut into halves. Pictorial map shows the products and resources of Mexico as well as the recreational and historic areas.
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