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Series XII: South America (continued)
Carte Touristique de la Yisse de Rio de Janeiro (continued)
55 x 70 cm
Sao Paulo: Comp. Lith. Ypiranga
Tourist map labelling the major tourist centers. On verso, a road map of the areas surrounding Rio.
FOLDER 792 Carte Touristique de Rio de Janeiro, circa 1955
46.5 x 55 cm
Rio de Janeiro: Graficos Block, S.A.
Menescal, Ricardo
Map shows a general overview of the city marking buildings of interest. On verso, "Mapa do Centro da Cidade."
FOLDER 793 November 1945. Chile, circa 1945
54.5 x 36.5 cm
Pan American Airways, Inc.
Resource/product map of Chile. Travel information on verso. From a PAA calendar 1945.
FOLDER 794 Mapa Economico Y Turistico De Chile
44 x 27 cm
Map shows the location of the major towns, ports, and resources of Chile. Inset map of "Territorio Antartico Chileno."
FOLDER 795 Columbia Population 1945
Parry, Muriel
Map shows the population through the use of blocks for total, urban, and rural population. There is also an inset map "Density."
FOLDER 796 [May, 1945. Columbia], circa 1945
54.5 x 36.5 cm
Pan American Airways, Inc.
From a PAA calendar, 1945. Shows Columbia, scenes from everyday life, her resources, and her products.
FOLDER 797 Mapa de Rutas Areas de Aerovias Nacionales de Colombia Avianca en Colubia [?], Ecuador, Estados Unidos y Panama
97 x 66.5 cm
Bogota: [Editorial Retina]
The map shows the resources and products of Columbia, rivers topography, and airline routes in and outside the country.
FOLDER 798 Sonas de Trafico de los Ferrocarriles de Antioquia y Troncal de Occidente en el Departmento de Antioquia, 1962
82 x 72 cm
Shows map of Anitquia Province in Colombia, areas where iron is mined. Map is badly ripped.
FOLDER 799 [August, 1945. Ecuador], circa 1945
54.5 x 36.5 cm
Pan American Airways, Inc.
From a PAA calendar, 1945. Outlines of Ecuador shows products and resources of the country plus a couple scenes from everday life.
FOLDER 800 Civdad de Quito
29.5 x 42 cm
280 oaxas Castellanes to the inch
Servicio Geografico Militar
Map of red-roofed old Quito.
FOLDER 801 Disco Geografico La Republicae de Guatemala, circa 1939
33 cm. in diameter cm
Guatemala: Lito B. Zadik and Co.
Bonilla, Capt. Santos M. Lima
"Star-gazer" disk of Guatemala with information on the various states within the country.
FOLDER 802 Peru - Mapa Sinoptico 'Bems', circa 1940
94.5 x 66.5 cm
Map shows the products, resources, animals, and people of Peru.
FOLDER 803 Peru Pictorico
71.5 x 49 cm
Empresa Grafica T. Seheuch SA.
Map shows the products, resources, and sights of Peru, highways are marked. On verso, smaller, more detailed conventional road maps of regions of Peru. For Goodyear.
FOLDER 804 Peru
[xxxx] cm
Map of xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx products and native dress of the people. The wildlife of the country and its topography is drawn as well.
FOLDER 805 [September, 194?. Peru], circa 1945
54.5 x 36.5 cm
Pan American Airways, Inc.
Map shows outline of country, the products and resources of the country with some photographs showing scenes from everyday life. From a PAA calendar, 1945.
FOLDER 806 Republica Oriental Del Uruguay
53 x 71.5 cm
[Montevido]: Oficina Nacional De Turismo
Pictorial map shows the regions of Uruguay and the products and resources associated with each. On verso, photographs from different areas of the country.
FOLDER 807 La Ribera Uruguaya
22.5 x 64.5 cm
Pictorial map of the coast of Uruguay showing the main beaches and towns. Drawings of cultural, recreation, and historic sites are included. Photographs of the region surround the map.
FOLDER 808 [June, 1945. Venezuela], circa 1945
54.5 x 36.5 cm
Pan American Airways, Inc.
Map shows the outline of Brazil, drainage network, the resources, and products of the nation. Some scenes of everyday life. From a PAA calendar.
FOLDER 809 January 1946. West Indies, circa 1946
54.5 x 36.5 cm
Pan American Airways, Inc.
Map shows the West Indies with symbols representing their products, and resources as well as photographs showing scenes of daily life. From a PAA calendar.
Series XIII: Miscellaneous
31 items
FOLDER 810 Automatic Mapping Machine Mounted on a Jeep, 1944
New York Herald Tribune
Article with photograph discusses the advances in "robot surveying."
FOLDER 811 A Better World
Popular Science
An article about a self-righting globe due to a weight held within the base of the globe.
FOLDER 812 New U.I. Map Librarian, 1944
Urbana, Illinois:The Evening Courier
Headline reads "Nazi Seize Hungary as Reds Surge On." On page 3 a photo and a story concerning Muriel Parry's new appointment as map librarian at the University of Illinois.
FOLDER 814 Geographical Names Folder
Eight clippings and newspaper articles related to geographical names, their humour, the process of choosing them, and the problems associated with name changes.
FOLDER 815 Joke Folder
Seven geographical and related jokes.
FOLDER 816 JRO Bildatlas Der Welt, 1953
Munchen: JRO-Verlag
219 pages.
FOLDER 817 Life Presents R. Buckminster Fuller's Dymaxion World
Life Magazine
Article discusses the use of globes for political maps, and then use of temperature zones and climate as determining the success of civilizations. Includes 2 color pages and instructions for assembly.
FOLDER 818 The Map as a Radio Tuning Dial
Everyday Science
FOLDER 819 Library Maps Folder
Two articles and a report of the University of Illinois Library map collection.
FOLDER 820 Maps Global War Teaches Global Geography
36 x 52.5 cm
Article deals with the eternal problems that cartographers face -- translating three dimensional information onto a two dimentional surface. Pages 57-65.
FOLDER 821 Maps Make News
Article on using maps to track the news, as wall decorations.
FOLDER 822 Miscellaneous Folder -- Postcard and Greeting Card Maps
Sixteen postcard maps of various states of the U.S. 12 postcard maps of regions of the U.S. 28 maps of the world. 11 maps of foreign lands. 9 miscellaneous maps many of ficticious places. 3 matchbook cover maps. 1 drink coaster map. 80 maps total.
FOLDER 823 Miscellaneous Map Info.
17 items -- clippings, reports, memos, letters, etc. relating to maps, geography, and map librarianship. Some items of Parry's personal correspondence.
FOLDER 824 [xxxxxxxxxx]
In magazine article.
FOLDER 825 Portrait die Hoga Porsso Mostrueux, 1575
13.5 x 16 cm
From La Cosmographie Universale D'Andre Thevet, Cosmagraphe du Roy Tome Second, 1575, p. 992. Portrait of a "foxfish" within French text.
FOLDER 826 Insert Sheet Accompanying the Picture Map of Mexico
56 x 86.5 cm
New York: Friendship Press
Thomas, Margaret Losing
FOLDER 827 A Meticulous Maker of Maps
Thrift, Tim
11 page pamphlet advertising the work of Ernest Dudley Chase and his excellent pictorial maps.
FOLDER 828 Zwischen Alpen und Meer ein Beiheft zur Deutschen Bildkarte, circa 1954
Darmstadt: Verlag Karl-Otto Gasforf
48 page index to maps of Germany. Includes text describing the landscape and culture of the country.
FOLDER 829 Les Provinces de France Illsutrees, circa 1927
Paris: Blondel la Rougery
Pinchon: J.P.
Pictorial maps of France highlighting the products, people, and landmarks of various regions of the country.
FOLDER 830 Maps and How to Understand Them, circa 1943
Second ed.
New York: consolodated Voltee Aircraft Corporation
32 pages.
FOLDER 831 The Story of Maps
New York: ESSO Standard Oil Company
Published as a classroom guide. 14 pages.
FOLDER 832 The Hamy Collection of Portolan Charts of the XVth, XVIth, and XVIIth Centuries, 1912
New York: Anderson Auction House Catalog
Catalog compiled to show the Portolan charts auctioned. Contains facsimilies and fully described and annotated photographs.
FOLDER 833 Billiken la Revista de los Ninos, 1937
vol 17 no 919
FOLDER 834 Billiken la Revista de los Ninos, 1937
vol 17 no 918
FOLDER 835 Billiken la Revista de los Ninos, 1936
vol 17 no 886
FOLDER 836 [xxxxxxxxxxx]
8 x 20 cm
Newspaper, 4 pages. Engraving of the view panorama of the [masthead] city of York. Shows Yorkminster and a number of other churches.
FOLDER 837 Insert Sheet Accompanying the Picture Map of the United States
56 x 86.5 cm
New York: Friendship Press
Gives examples of things to do with and to the blank map.
FOLDER 838 Pagent of the States, circa 1938
New York: Random House
Bates, Ernest Sutherland, Dr. Herman Schiff
Pictorial maps of the U.S. 105 pages.
FOLDER 839 What's Happening to Our Population
33.5 x 12.5 cm
Bethers, Ray
Shows the U.S. at three different dates with the site of the house and Uncle Sam corresponding to the increase in population.
FOLDER 840 An Atlas of the U.S.S.R., circa 1945
New York: Penguin Books
Horrabin, J.F. and James Gregory
62 pages.
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