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Series IX: North America
28 items
FOLDER 425 Nicaragua Touristical Map, circa 1959
45 x 45 cm
Managua: Lit-Fotofabados Perez
Map shows the rivers, vegetation, animals, and recreational areas of the country.
FOLDER 426 Pictorial Map of the Republic of Panama and the Canal Zone, circa 1951
40.6 x 60 cm
Engineer Reproduction Plant
Carter, B.J.
Colorful map indicating various routes of explorers, towns, roads, animals, and historical sites. On the verso is a map drawn by Charles Owens showing the mountainous regions of Panama and the Canal Zone. Brief history of the Canal included.
FOLDER 427 Meeting of the Atlantic and Pacific 'the Kiss of the Oceans'.
14 x 90 cm
Map shows the western hemisphere and the stylized drawings of the two oceans 'kissing' at the Panama Canal.
FOLDER 428 Pascaerte Van't Eyland St. Juan de Puerto Rico En de Andere Resterende Cariber Eylanden van Anguilla tot Spangnola
45 x 60 cm
3 Scales, Dutch, French and English, and Spanish. Duytsch mylen 15 in een Graatt, Spaensche Mylen 17.5 im een Graatt, Eng. En Fr. Mylen 20 in een Graat
Map of the island of Puerto Rico with ports marked, and shoals/reefs identified.
FOLDER 429 Puerto Rico Where the Americas Meet
32 x 48.5 cm
Ganco, J.
May be a copy of a color original. Pictorial historical map shows the towns, roads, and recreational areas of the island.
FOLDER 430 Tilforladelig Kort Over Eylandet St. Croix udi America Saaledes som det ued en Acurat Udmaaling et Befunden Med Quarterernes Navne og Enhver Plantagies Nummer Efter Huilke de udi Matriculen Findes Indforte og Til Enhuer Kiober Cederet Beliggende . . ., circa 1754
49.5 x 75 cm
deLode, O.H.
Map of St. Croix.
FOLDER 431 Carte de L'Isle de Sainte Lucie Pour Servir a Histoire General des Voyages, Par M.B. Ing de la Marine, 1758
20 x 30 cm
1.5 lieues de France to the inch
Map shows the topography, road, and some vegetation of the island. Most ports are marked. Engraved, out of a book[?]. Written on map in pencil, "$1.00"
FOLDER 432 The Virgin Islands From English and Danish Surveys, circa 1775
37.5 x 49 cm
20 Sea Leagues in a degree, 69.5 statute miles in a degree
London: Robt. Sayer Map and Printseller
Jefferys, Thomas
Map shows the Caribbean Islands and their cross-sections.
FOLDER 433 Carte Particuliere Des Isler des Vierges
32 x 46 cm
2 2/3 six lieves Marine to the inch
Map shows the Virgin Islands and includes the magnetic variation in the area.
FOLDER 434 The Story of the West Indies, circa 1936
34.5 x 43.5 cm
Chicago: Colortext Publications, Inc.
Pictorial map shows many landmarks, historic sites, products, resources, native peoples, animals, and plants of this region. Some historical text on the map.
FOLDER 435 [Delta Line Cruises]
20.5 x 10 cm
Map shows the North and South American continents and the cruise line routes around the coasts.
FOLDER 436 Gastronomic Map of Switzerland
48.5 x 69.5 cm
Switzerland: Roth and Sauter
Map shows the major towns in Switzerland and the foods and wine that each area is noted for. On the verso, a detailed description of each type of food.
Out of sequence. Belongs to Europe series.
FOLDER 437 Insulae Americanae In Oceano Septentrionali cum Terris Adiacentibus
38 x 52 cm
33 Milliaria Germanica to the inch, 40 milliaria Hispanica to the inch
Blaeu, Guiljelmus
Map of the area from the Chesapeake to Northern South America
FOLDER 438 Insulae Americanae in Oceano Septentionali ac Regiones Adiacentes a c. de May Usque ad Lineam Aequinoctialem
40.5 x 51.5 cm
40 Germanic milliaria to the inch, 45 Hispanic milliaria to the inch, and 50 gallica milliaria to the inch
Visscher [?], Nicolam. [Holland?]
Map shows the area from Cape May, DE to Los Quizimies in present day Peru.
FOLDER 439 [North America], circa 1556
35.5 x 49.5 cm
Map of North America showing the whole of the continent, the mountains run east-west and the Bering Straights are visible as being just north of Japan ("Giapan"). 3 copies. See attached note.
FOLDER 440 The Desceliers Planisphere 1550
33 x 44.5 cm
Map of the east coast of North America and the St. Lawrence River, eastern Great Lakes area.
FOLDER 441 North America, circa 1931
25.5 cm in diameter cm
New York: J.W. Rossig
"Rossig Educational Charts." similar to a "star-gazer." Shows information on the topography, products, industries, population, etc. of countries in North and Central America.
FOLDER 442 North America According to the latest Observations
15.5 x 17.5 cm
From a book published in 1741. Map shows California as an island, the Mississippi River and some tributaries, the Appalachians, and a number of islands in the north east of Canada. Central and part of South America are shown.
FOLDER 443 Nautilis Seafood Restaurant, circa 1939
33 x 36 cm
[New York?]: E.C. Lillys
Restaurant menu on reverse. Map shows the Eastern Seaboard and locations where various types of fish are caught.
FOLDER 444 The North Part of America, circa 1626
35 x 44 cm
Elstracke, R.
Maps of North America from the Yucatan Peninsula to Hudson's Bay. Text on the map explaining the geography and history of certains areas.
FOLDER 445 Map of the Continental Can Company, circa 1963
28 x 42.5 cm
Continental Can Company
From the "Continental Can Company, Inc. 1962 Annual Report. Map of the U.S. and Southern Canada divided into regions. Within each region the sites of CCC, Inc. factories are located and identified according to their product.
FOLDER 446 Carte Nouvelle de d'Amerique Anglais Par le Sieur a Amsterdam Chez Pierre Monita Librarie, circa 1696
35 x 46 cm
Map from the Hudson Bay to Chincotique Island. East to Cape Breton, west to the Mississippi [?].
FOLDER 447 America Septentrionalis, circa 1653
35.5 x 48 cm
Amsterdam: Joannes Janssonius
Hand colored. Map shows North America and Central American rivers, coastal features, and some mountains. Some brief text concerning the landscape and its history.
FOLDER 448 A New Map of America Septentrionale, 1680
32 x 43.5 cm
London: Richard Blome
Sanson, Monsior
Map of America and eastern Canada up to Hudson's Bay. California is represented as an island.
FOLDER 449 Nouvelle France, 1684
34 x 44.5 cm
Map of America showing mainly the rivers and coastlines of lakes and shores of the land. Concentrating on the St. Lawrence River as far south to Cape Henry, and west to the Great Lakes.
FOLDER 450 Pontiac Official 1963 Cross Country Map, circa 1963
42 x 53.5 cm
125 miles to the inch
Churchill: Adland Publishers Inc.
Map of the U.S. and Southern Canada showing the major interstate routes and their state of completion.
FOLDER 451 America, circa 1716
32.5 x 43.5 cm
Map of North America showing eastern Canada and the Hudson Bay area. California is shown as an island.
FOLDER 452 Spring Migrants sixty-six American Birds, 1947
35 x 52.5 cm
Holiday [Magazine]
Abbott, Jacob Bates
Map of the U.S, Mexico, Canada shows diagrams of birds with varying types of migration. Map in 2 halves.
Series X: Canada
18 items
FOLDER 453 December 1946. Canada, Alaska, and Newfoundland, circa 1946
54.5 x 36.5 cm
Pan American Airways, Inc.
Mosaic of life past and present, landmarks, and historical events.
FOLDER 454 Philip's Pictorial Maps Canada, circa 1957
78 x 106 cm
95 miles to the inch
London: George Philip and Son, Ltd.
MacDonald, Gill
Major towns are marked, rivers and water bodies labelled. Resources of the country are identified with symbols and lettering on the map. Vegitation and both domestic and wild animals noted.
FOLDER 455 Canada
25 x 27 cm
Embroidered map shows Canada and her provinces, major towns, a skiier and a totem pole.
FOLDER 456 Canadian National Railways
35.5 x 48.5 cm
Map of Canada marking the provinces and their products, resources, animal life, and recreation areas.
FOLDER 457 Canada's Water Power Wealth, circa 1941
26 x 35.5 cm
Dominion Water and Power Bureau, Surveys and Engineering Branch, Department of Mines and Resources
From a pamphlet on power generating capacity and other Canadian resources. Pictorial map shows the location of water power centers, industry, and transportation routes. On the verso, "Water Power of the Dominion of Canada."
FOLDER 458 Canada and Newfoundland--Their Natural and Industrial Resources, circa 1942
49 x 73 cm
1 inch=130 miles
England: A.C. Ltd.
Gill, Macdonald
The map identifies the products and resources of Canada and Newfoundland.
FOLDER 459 Historical Map of the Province of Alberta Canada
33 x 21 5 cm
Map shows the rivers, trails, and sights of historic Alberta.
FOLDER 460 The Banff/Lake Louise Welcome Map Summer 1989, circa 1989
40 x 30.5 cm
Map of streets locating the major landmarks and scenic areas in the Banff areas. On the verso, are advertisements by area businesses.
FOLDER 461 [Jasper to Calgary, Canada], 1988
15.5 x 13 cm
Modern Maturity Magazine
Valko, Diane
Map of Canada at the border between Alberta and British Columbia Provinces. Shows an auto route between the major towns, and a larger map of Canada is included as a locator map.
FOLDER 462 Okanagan Valley
54.5 x 39.5 cm
Victoria, BC: Don McDiarmid
Pictorial map shows the major towns along the lakes and the recreational activities available there. Some photographs show the sights of the region. On the verso, a conventional road map of the area.
FOLDER 463 [Gaspe Peninsula -- Quebec], circa 1931
18 x 36 cm
Maw, S.H.
Map shows the towns and countries of the Gaspe Peninsula. Topography and vegitation cover are alluded to. On the verso, tourist information.
FOLDER 464 Pictorial Map of the Province of Manitoba
69 x 47 cm
Canada: Department of Mines and Natural Resources
The rivers, towns, and wildlife are highlighted. Small pictures of people, animals, and the area decorate the map. The map comes from a promotional pamphlet titled "Manitoba in the Heart of the Continent.
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