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Series XI: United States of America (continued)
National Parks, circa 1948 (continued)
Map shows the location of national parks across the U.S. and famous sights that can be found there. A key is given to identify the names of the parks.
FOLDER 513 The Natural Parks -- Where the Wilderness Makes its Last Stand, 1949
20 x 29 cm
The New York Times
Map of the U.S. highlighting National Parks. Accompanying article.
FOLDER 514 Virginiae Partis Australis et Floridae Partis Orientalis
31 x 40.5 cm
10 "Milliaria Germanica Communia" to the inch
Map from Virginia to Florida. A "glue" or shellack of some kind spread over the face of the map turning it brown-colored. Hand colored.
FOLDER 515 Oil in America, circa 1945
60.7 x 84.7 cm
New Jersey: General Drafting Co., Inc.
Standard Oil Company (New Jersey)
Map shows the states with pictures drawn highlighting the role of oil and oil products in everyday materials. Three inset maps "Producing Interests," "Pipeline Interests," and "Refineries."
FOLDER 516 Physiographic Regions of the United States, circa 1932
36.3 x 56.2 cm
New York: The Geographical Press, Columbia University
Lobeck, A.K.
The map shows the rivers, valleys, mountains, etc of the U.S. A cut-away profile of the U.S. from the Atlantic to Pacific is given at the bottom of the page. Six sides of accompanying text included with the map.
FOLDER 517 48 States - One Nation, 1939
15 x 25.5 cm
New York: "The New York Times World's Fair Section
Corvinus, Bernard
Pictorial map of the U.S. labelled with the resources and products of the states. Accompanied the article "Our Varied but United States." by William Allen Whites.
FOLDER 518 The Covarrubias America, circa 1942
16 x 22.5 cm
New York: Associated American Artists
Covarrubias, Miguel
Advertisement from "The New York Times Magazine" 22 November 1942. A reproduction of a pictorial map of the U.S., the resources, topography, and products of the U.S. are drawn.
FOLDER 519 [Listing of States], circa 1960
Part of a magazine article that may accompany a pictorial map of the United States.
FOLDER 520 Picture Map of the United States of America, circa 1933
96 x 116.5 cm
New York: Friendship Press, Inc.
Southard, Frank R.
Blank map of the U.S. bordered by hand-colored cartoons.
FOLDER 521 Sights to See in Every State, circa 1936
54 x 78.5 cm
New York: General Drafting Co., Inc.
Map shows cities and the sights, products, resources, and events they are famous for. From a pamphlet "United States." by Socony-Vaccuum Oil Company, Inc. Map on verso: "Mail Highways of the United States."
FOLDER 522 The United States of America, circa 1935
42 x 59 cm
Massachusetts: Ernest Dudley Chase
Chase, Ernest Dudley
Map shows the buildings, resources, and products of towns across America.
FOLDER 523 Take Your Change In War Stamps
22.5 x 34.5 cm
Map shows the U.S. with state outlines and capitals marked. In the margin the states and their capitals are listed by date of entry into the Union.
FOLDER 524 Pageant of the States
68 x 68 cm
Lamb, Tom
Scarf shows the states and some of the products, vegitation, animals, etc. that they are known for. Cloth scarf map.
FOLDER 525 Our United States, circa 1941
28 x 37 cm
USA: The Platt and Munk Co., Inc.
3 Map puzzles, "Map of the United States-States, Cities, and Towns," "Map of the United States-Products and Resources," and "Pioneer Map of the United States." "Products and Resources" map is the same as the copy found in the Vault Puzzle collection.
FOLDER 226 1948 Vacation Map, circa 1948
Map shows a rough string outline of the U.S. with "postcards" held beneath the string. The map caption reads, "Stick a pin almost anywhere in our pin-up map and you're certain to hit something worth seeing." Map in 2 halves.
FOLDER 527 Play Hours
Map shows the outline of the U.S. filled in with drawings of people at various types of recreational activities.
FOLDER 528 United States Inlay Puzzle
28 x 35.5 cm
Minneapolis: A.M. Walzer Co.
Map of U.S. cut along state lines shows the states, locations of their capitals, and the products of the various regions of the country. The border lists the states and their capitals.
FOLDER 529 United States Map Puzzle, circa 1940s
24.5 x 38.5 cm
Rochester, NY: E.E. Fairchild Corp.
Map of U.S. "cut along state lines" shows the capitals of each state and the major resources of the states. On the verso of the box cover is population information and resource/product information for each state.
FOLDER 530 For 127 Years Famous Americans Have Praised the Greatness of Historic Old Crow
35 x 34.5 cm
The Washington Post
Newspaper advertisement
Map of U.S. showing the different regions of the U.S. by their resources and products. The Cameos-Portraits of famous Americans are scattered around the map.
FOLDER 531 The Nation's Resources, circa 1933
31.5 x 50 cm
New York: Bernard Corvinus
Map of the U.S. indicating the resources of various regions symbolized by small drawings.
FOLDER 532 Paul Sample's America Its Soil, circa 1946
56.5 x 83 cm
Paul Sample
Map shows the outline of the states, and the major resources and products of the soil of America.
FOLDER 533 Chicken in the Rough, circa 1937
25.5 x 35.5 cm
Oklahoma City, OK: Beverly Osbourn
Placemat Advertisement
Map of the U.S. highlighting the location of Authorized "Chicken in the Rough Dealers in the U.S. and Abroad." Placemat map to advertise a contest starting that whomever eats at all of these restaurants first will win $500.
FOLDER 534 A New and Correct Map of the North America in Which the Principal Engagements During the Present War Are Accurately Inserted, circa 1780
31 x 39 cm
London: I. Bew, Pater Noster Row
Map was stamped "American Geographical Society" possibly after it was stamped "Exchange With Wisconsin Geographical Society Lib Madison per RG Thwaites Feb 18 1908. Map of America from S. Canada to the Gulf of Mexico - as far west as "Lake of the Woods."
FOLDER 535 All Over the World its Cotton Picking Time and Smart Women are Picking 'E and W Quadriga.', 1952
33.5 x 27 cm
"Simplicity. Fall and Winter Pattern Book"
Map of the U.S. with each state sewn in a separate cloth pattern. An advertisement for E and W Quadriga Cotton.
FOLDER 536 America -- its Soil
New York:L Associated American Artists
Sample, Paul
Text to accompany a pictorial map of the same name.
FOLDER 537 Songs of America, circa 1938
18 x 27 cm
Map of the "Continental 48" showing songs associated with certain areas or events in U.S. history.
FOLDER 538 3,500 Acres of Diversified Crops Tagus Ranch General Location Map of Crops, Camps, Warehouses, Offices, Grocery Store, Highway Market, Gas Station, and Barbeque Pit and Restaurant Where Food is Served at its Best.
24 x 37.5 cm
[near Tulare California, roadside attraction]
FOLDER 539 A Historical Map of the Northwest Territory Established by the Ordinance of 1789, 1938
23.5 x 17.5 cm
Rentschler, F.
Map of the area indicating the location of forts, rivers, history, and dates of admittance into the Union.
FOLDER 540 How We Bought the United States, 1946
Last page of a magazine article. It may accompany the map and rest of article.
FOLDER 541 How We Bought the United States
xxxxxx Purchase:
Petruccelli, Antonia
From a magazine. Map shows the US and the territories governed by the various tribes, the dates of territories governed by the various tribes, the dates of control and purchase.
FOLDER 542 Firestone USA, circa 1962
19 x 27 cm
The Firestone Tire and Rubber Company
Map shows the U.S. and all across the country Firestone Tire dealerships. Map in two halves.
FOLDER 543 [Dollars Go Farther], 1950s
26 x 25.5 cm
Kaufman, Joe
Magazine/newspaper map to accompany an article on vacation travel. Pictorial map shows famous tourist sites in the US.
FOLDER 544 Greyhound's Picture Map of 'This Amazing America'
46 x 60.5 cm
Map shows scenic places of the U.S. The accompanying text gives more detail. Inset map of the U.S with Greyhound routes highlighted. On the verso, more information on how to ride Greyhound.
FOLDER 545 Guide to America
43.5 x 68 cm
125 miles to the inch
New York: General Drafting Co.
The map is part of a supplement to the book "Guide to America," published by the Public Affairs Press, Washington, D.C.
FOLDER 546 Pleasure Map of America, circa 1953
46 x 71 cm
Greyhound Highways Tours, Inc.
Lists some major sights to see across the U.S. On the verso, a listing of various tours across the U.S. sponsored by Greyhound.
FOLDER 547 Walgreen Menu
25 x 33 cm
Menu cover shows the outline of the U.S. and within this area are drawn tourist and other scenic stops, as well as daily scenes familiar in certain regions of the U.S. On the verso, the menu items and prices.
FOLDER 548 Vacationland USA, 1956
32.5 X 54.5 cm
"The American Weekly"
Arno, Enrico
Map of U.S. with 8 different driving tours of the U.S. Each tour has small pictures that highlight scenic, historical, or tourist sights along the state.
FOLDER 549 America's Products and the Trucks That Carry Them, circa 1958
55.5 x 93.5 cm
New Jersey: General Drafting Co., Inc.
For the Automobile Manufacterers Association. Map shows the products generated in various areas of the U.S. The border area gives picture examples of the trucks that transport them.
FOLDER 550 Help Produce With War Bonds
55 x 70 cm
Rojankovsky, F.
Map of the U.S. used to promote war bond sales among school children. Map has the products of the U.S. as well as the location of war supplies marked on the map. On the verso, how to get more information on the bond drive program.
FOLDER 551 Pictorial Wildlife and Game Map of the United States, circa 1956
48 x 68 cm
A.R. Gellman and Co.
Moss, Ira
Shows the various game available in different regions. Surrounding the map are smaller maps denoting the wintering and nesting areas of different animals.
FOLDER 552 Our United States, circa 1943
80 x 88 cm
1 inch= 110 miles
New York: Washington Square Book Shop
Henry, Everett
The main map shows the natural resources, minerals, and products of various regions of the U.S. through pictures and symbols. Surrounding inserts show "Railway Systems," "Motor Highways," and "Air Routes."
FOLDER 553 Aaron Bohrod's America Its History, 1946
56.5 x 83 cm
Bohrod, Aaron
Map depicts famous events in American history.
FOLDER 554 Medicinal Plant Map of the United States of America, circa 1932
84 x 138 cm
New York: Einson-Freeman Co., Inc.
Map shows pictures of plants that are grown in the U.S. and are important to pharmacology. Border surrounding map shows medicinal plants.
FOLDER 555 Scenic map of Alabama
28.5 x 21.5 cm
Mobile: The Powers Co.
Way, Geo. B.
Pictorial map of the U.S. Covered sheets containing the various states can be cut out and pasted to the blank map.
FOLDER 556 Jimmy's Tops the World for Good Food
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