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Series III: Asia (continued)
FOLDER 131 A Guide to Your Sightseeing in Japan
37.5 x 53 cm
Pictorial map of Japan showing the major tourist sights of the country. Also highlights the branch locations of the Sumotomo Bank, Ltd. On verso, tourist information and photographs.
FOLDER 132 [Japan]
23 x 23 cm
FOLDER 133 Pictorial Map of Exporting Industry of Japan, circa 1949
76.5 x 107.5 cm
Japan Trade Art
Fujiyoshi, T.
Map of Japan indicating what types of products are produced and exported from each region of the country.
FOLDER 134 Fukuoka or Hakala
15.5 x 22 cm
Tourist Sec., Fukuoka City: Fukuora Tourist Association
Map shows the main area of town and labels the city's main landmarks.
FOLDER 135 Akan National Park Hokkaido
37.5 x 53 cm
Map showing recreational facilities of this region and the major lakes, rivers, mountains, and transport lines are labelled. On verso a tourist information pamphlet in Japanese.
FOLDER 136 Distribution of Principal Exports, circa 1954
52.5 x 75.5 cm
Sapporo: Iwahashi Printing Co., Ltd.
Onodera, T.
For the Commerce and Tourist Section, Hokkaido Prefectural Government. Map shows the industrial products of the region, the major towns, and the network connecting them.
FOLDER 137 [Hokkaido]
22.5 x 28 cm
Japan: Hokkaido Tourist Association and Japanese Tourist Association
Map shows the location of resorts and major towns in the area.
FOLDER 138 Travel Map of Kinki Districts
26 x 24 cm
Dai-Nippon Printing Co., Ltd.
Map showing major cities and the transportation routes between them -- rail, train and car.
FOLDER 139 Picture Map of Kobe
26 x 36.5 cm
Nissha Printing Co., Ltd.
Map of Kobe and surrounding area showing tourist, recreational, and historic sites. Tram, rail, and suburban train lines marked. Two copies.
FOLDER 140 Kobe Bird's-Eye View
22 x 107 cm
The Municipality of Kobe. Osaka: Toppan Printing Co., Ltd.
Fold-out map of Kobe showing the landscape and rail network.
FOLDER 141 Products of Mie Prefecture [Japan]
37 x 26 cm
Japan: Sin-Nippon Kogoyo Co., Ltd.
Pictorial map showing the products both agricultural and manufactured of this region of Japan. Inside the pamphlet are photographs of various products.
FOLDER 142 Nagasaki Land of History and Poetry
29.5 x 42 cm
Seihan Printing Corp.
For the Tourist Section, Nagasaki Prefectural Government. Map shows the major towns in the area, some natural scenic areas and tourist stops. From a tourist brochure.
FOLDER 143 Bird's-Eye View of Niigata Prefecture Industrial Products and Sightseeing, circa 1953
20 x 31.5 cm
Niigata Japan: Niigata Prefecture Government
Map showing the prefecture's roads resources, products, etc.
FOLDER 144 Bird's-Eye View of Niigata Prefecture Industrial Products and Sightseeing, circa 1952
58.5 x 44 cm
Niigata Japan: Niigata Prefecture Government
Pictorial map shows products and resources of their area. Major towns and connecting routes are shown. 2 copies.
FOLDER 145 Where to Visit and What to Buy in Otaru. Guide to Great Otaru, circa 1952
21 x 38.5 cm
Hokkaido, Japan: Nakanishi Printing Co.
For the Trade and Toursit Section, City Hall. Map shows the main bus, road, and rail routes around Otaru. The major tourist attractions and shopping stores are marked.
FOLDER 146 Industrial Projects of Saga Prefecture
19 x 49 cm
Kyushu, Japan: Industry Promotion Institute of Saga Prefecture
Map shows the area of Saga Prefecture shaded and the various industrial products labelled on the map.
FOLDER 147 Products of Saitama Prefecture
41 x 54.5 cm
Map identifies major towns and rivers of the region, the resources and products of each region are highlighted.
FOLDER 148 [Welcome to Tokyo]
23 x 23 cm
Toppan Printing Co., Ltd.
For the Nippon Kanyo Bank, Ltd. Part of a tourist brochure "Welcome to Tokyo," details the main tourist attractions.
FOLDER 149 Tokyo
75.5 x 53.5 cm
Tokyo: Tokyo Metropolitan Office
Map shows the transportation network around Tokyo as well as the major landmarks and tourist sites. On verso, map of the area showing products and resources of the greater Tokyo area.
FOLDER 150 Route of Pigeon Bus
21.5 x 39 cm
Schematic map of bus routes to various tourist places in the city of Tokyo. Comes in a pamphlet advertising Pigeon Bus Tours.
FOLDER 152 Map of Java, circa 1939
15.5 x 58 cm
Netherlands: De Unie
Pictorial map of Java showing the various sights to see around the country. Also shows air, land, and sea routes. Map surrounded by photographs of Javanese life.
FOLDER 153 Map of the Territory of the Kingdom of Laos
66.5 x 52.8 cm
USIS: Vientiane
Map of rivers, mountains, roads, and resources of the country, other places of interest are shown on the map.
FOLDER 154 L'Ile Maurice, circa 1956
46.5 x 38 cm
Vinson, J.M.
Hand painted watercolor of an island and the recreational, cultural, and historic areas of interest.
FOLDER 155 The Christmas Story, 1947
35 x 52.5 cm
16 miles to the inch
Holiday [Magazine]
Lewicki, James
Map in 2 halves. Excerpts from the Gospels of Luke and Matthew corresponding to scenes on the cartograph.
FOLDER 156 A Traveler's Map of the Bible Lands
44 x 53 cm
New York: Arab Information Center
Map shows "the Arab States" in a single map with the countries of Biblical importance shaded. Surrounding this center map are six maps showing in greater detail the location of biblical areas and landmarks.
FOLDER 157 Peregrinatio Israeli Tarum Per Desertum in Terra Promissam, 1625-59
30.5 x 44.5 cm
Approximately 10 "levea" or 5 "Mil Germanica" to the inch
Map shows the story of Moses leading the 12 tribes of Israel into the promised land after 40 years of wandering in the desert. Shows the crossing of the Red Sea, manna gathering, worshipping the golden calf, receiving the commandments, etc.
FOLDER 158 Strategic Arab World
76 x 102 cm
120 miles to the inch
New York: Hagstrom Company, Inc.
The map of the Mediterranean Sea coasts, N. Africa, and the Middle East has the Arab states shaded. Within these areas the mineral, chemical, metal, and agricultural resources are marked.
FOLDER 159 [Mappemonde de Grand Mercator], circa 1569
34 x 41.5 cm
Possibly taken from "Monuments de la Geography" by M. Jomard. Nautical chart of New Guinea. The ocean is full of rhumb lines, whales, sea monsters, and ships at sail. The maps mentions the circumnavigation of the Earth by Magellan in 1519.
FOLDER 160 October, 1946. The Pacific World., circa 1946
31 x 36 cm
Pan American Airways
The outline of the Pacific Rim and scenes from everyday life there.
FOLDER 161 Pakistan -- East Pakistan, circa 1958
43.5 x 53 cm
25 miles to the inch
Karachi: Ferozsons
Map shows major towns and road/rail connections between them. Airline routes are marked as well. Famous landmarks shown. On verso, a map of "West Pakistan" similar to "East Pakistan" map.
FOLDER 162 Picture Map of the Philippines, circa 1956
126.5 x 97 cm
New York: The Friendship Press, Inc.
Outline map of the Philippines for students to color. Squares are left blank for the addition of drawings or photographs about the Philippines. With separate teachers guide.
FOLDER 163 The Philippines Resources for Independence, circa 1945
33 x 26.5 cm
[Fortune Magazine]
Pertrucelli, A.
Map of the Philippines shows its elevation in 1000 ft intervals, river network, and the resources, minerals, and crops of the nation.
FOLDER 164 [Saudi Arabia], 1946
22.5 x 21 cm
Standard of California Autumn Bulletin
Pictorial map of Saudi Arabia and the Mid-East showing the major towns and landmarks. Oil well rigs are shown on the coast of eastern Saudi Arabia.
FOLDER 165 [Formosa]
21 x 25 cm
5 photographs of folded map [?]. Map photographs dated on back 8 August 1944. All characters are in Chinese, the only English words are "Golf Links."
FOLDER 166 The Map of Taiwan Sceneries and Products, circa 1955
76 x 53.5 cm
Lists the cities in English and Taiwanese. Resources, products, and sights of the area identified.
FOLDER 167 The Map of Taiwan Sceneries and Products, circa 1955
75 x 53 cm
Taipei: Taiwan Travel Service
Pictorial tourist map.
FOLDER 168 Charming Thailand
75 x 48.5 cm
Bureau of Tourist Promotion, Department of Commerce
Map of Thailand showing the major cities, vegetation, and animal life native to the area. Inset map of Asia, Africa, and Europe to use as a locator map.
FOLDER 169 Tourist Thailand, circa 1951
73 x 47.5 cm
Kraividhaya. Bangkok: Kana Chang and Co., Ltd.
For the Government Tourist Bureau Publicity Department. Map shows the main towns of Thailand and pictures of landmarks or scenes of life there. Railway and airline routes are marked.
FOLDER 170 Turkey
56 x 86 cm
35 miles to the inch
New York: Turkish Information Office
Pictorial map showing major towns, the products, and resources of various areas. Pictures are included showing scenes of daily life. Short text on the history of Turkey.
FOLDER 171 Yurdumuzu Taniyalim, circa 1947
37.5 x 84. 5 cm
R.C. Akciz. : Tertip ve Tersimi
The map shows the products and resources of various regions of Turkey. Also on the sheet are two inset maps: "Demiryollarimiz" and "Su Islerimiz."
FOLDER 172 Iktisadi Turkiye Cumhuriyeti Haritasi, circa 1943
57 x 91.5 cm
Yapan Ogretment M. Baki
Map of Turkey showing the nation's resources and products. Texts provide information on the major cities of Turkey. Map is in a delicate condition.
FOLDER 173 Istambul, circa 1958
46 x 30 cm
Turkey: Dogan Kardes Yayinlari A.S. Basimeri
Map of the area of Istanbul, the Bosphorous Straits, and the Black Sea.
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