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1937 Road Map, Missouri (1937)

Date: 1937
Creator: Rand McNally and Co. [for] Standard Oil Company (Indiana).
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Scale: 1:1,250,000
Access: web
Description:
Highway Map of Missouri. Maps of Kansas City and St. Louis, and Road map, United States on verso.
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Alberta (1948)

Date: 1948
Creator: Department of Lands and Mines [Alberta]
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Scale: 1:2,217,600
Access: web
Description:
Shows roads (highway surface & improved earth); place names; grid
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Auto road map, Chicago and vicinity (1927)

Date: 1927
Creator: Rand McNally & Co.
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Scale: 1:253,440
Access: web
Description:
out of copyright. 1 single-colour map with inset of central Chicago, showing 4 classes of settlements, 4 classes of roads, railroads, state boundaries, schools, churches, and cemeteries. Includes index of localities. Advertisement for Michiana Shores suburban development on verso.
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Bacon's motoring and cycling road maps [of England & Wales and south part of Scotland] (1910?)

Date: 1910?
Creator: G.W. Bacon & Co.
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Scale: 1:316,800
Access: Web
Description:
Title from cover; roads with distances; railroads & stations; relief by hachures; accompanied by index to place names.
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City of Edmonton (1950?)

Date: 1950?
Creator: drawn exclusively for Croydon Publishing Co
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Scale: 1:22,000
Access: web
Description:
Streets named and indexed; places of interest; mileage scale
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City of North Bay (1950?)

Date: 1950?
Creator:
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Scale: 1:12,500
Access: web
Description:
Added author: F. S. Fosdick, Bookseller & Stationer
Streets named & indexed.
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Federal map of Detroit and environs (1930)

Date: 1930
Creator: Federal Lithograph Co
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Scale: 1:40,000
Access: web
Description:
City map.
Streets named; railways; 2 classes of boundaries (city limits & Village/Township limits); street lines; city coach lines. Back featuring index of street names.
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8

Germany and the Invasion Fronts (1940?)

Date: 1940?
Creator: Gross, Alexander
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Scale: 1:2,300,000
Access: web
Description:
Place names; railroads (built and under construction); boundaries; steamer routes; roads; library copy has pencil additions Includes hand written note: Victory May 6th 8.41 pm
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Grande carte routière de la Hollande (1926)

Date: 1926
Creator: P. Bineteau
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Scale: 1:400,000
Access: web
Description:
out of copyright. 1 colour map, showing roads (with restrictions for cyclists and automobiles), ferry routes, political boundaries, railroads, and picturesque viewpoints.
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10

Halifax. Nova Scotia (1941)

Date: 1941
Creator: Maritime Merchant Ltd
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Scale: Scale not given.
Access: Web
Description:
Panel title: Map of city of Halifax and town of Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.
Streets named and indexed; points of interest; tramway routes; natural features.
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Imperial Oil map of Eastern Canada (1940)

Date: 1940
Creator: Imperial Oil Limited
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Scale: various
Access: web
Description:
out of copyright. Roadmap, shows 3 classes of roads with distances & route numbers. Covers: Ontario, Quebec, Maritime Provinces
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Imperial Oil map of Eastern Canada (1934)

Date: 1934
Creator: Imperial Oil Limited
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Scale: various
Access: web
Description:
out of copyright. Roadmap, shows 3 classes of roads with distances & route numbers. Covers: Ontario, Quebec, Maritime Provinces
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Karayolları haritası = Highway map ([1954])

Date: [1954]
Creator:
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Scale: [ca. 1:2,800,000]
Access: web
Description:
out of copyright. 1 colour map, showing 4 classes of roads (national and provincial), railroads, 3 classes of settlements, gas stations and tourist points of interest. Text in Turkish and English.
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Mapco map and directory of information Halifax and Dartmouth: and vicinity Nova Scotia with indexed streets. (195?)

Date: 195?
Creator: Map Corporation of America
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Projection:
Scale: 1:17,000
Access: Web
Description:
Streets named and indexed; points of interest. Ancillary map: Route Map of Nova Scotia. Scale 1:190.000
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Official road map Ontario 1950 (1922)

Date: 1922
Creator: Ontario. Dept. of Highways.
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Projection: Modified conic proj.
Scale: 1:900,000
Access: Web
Description:
Library has: copy 2 for 1950-1972 and copies 3 and 4 for some years.
Scale smaller on earlier editions; some early sheets monochrome & printed on 1 side only showing part of prov. of Ont.; title varies; up to 5 classes of roads; boundaries; campsites, parks & other tourist facilities; population of towns; Insets of cities & towns; index to places; mileages.
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Official road map: Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, W. Virginia (1932)

Date: 1932
Creator: H.M. Gousha Company
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Scale: ca. 1:1,400,000
Access: web
Description:
out of copyright. 1 colour map with inset of Washington D.C. and ancillary pictorial map of the United States on verso, showing 4 classes of roads, 8 classes of settlements, state and county boundaries, distances, and gas stations. Includes indexes of localities with 1930 population counts, and national parks and monuments (on verso).
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Pneu Michelin Allemagne Ouest / Yell und Unst (1944)

Date: 1944
Creator: Services de tourisme Michelin
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Scale: 1:1,000,000
Access: web
Description:
Michelin road map in French of West Germany. Legend shows highways, main roads, district roads, car ferry. The map includes planned roads and roads under construction.

Map and Data Library copy: On verso is a German map of Yell and Unst (Shetland Inseln) from 1941. Scale 1: 50,000.Blatt Nr. 1 (1928) Vergrosserung der Karte von Schottland 1: 63,360 [Sheet Number 1 (1928) Enlargement of the map of Scotland 1: 63,360].

For more information about this map, visit the blog of the Map and Data Library

http://maplib.blogspot.com/2011/08/map-as-historically-specific-object.html.
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Provinces of British Columbia and Alberta ; Provinces of Manitoba and Saskatchewan ([194-?])

Date: [194-?]
Creator: British American Oil Company
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Projection:
Scale: 1:1,774,000
Access: web
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Road map of India (1942)

Date: 1942
Creator: Brigadier C.G. Lewis, Surveyor General of India
Datum:
Projection:
Scale: 1:3,168,000
Access: web
Description:
out of copyright. 1 map, 2 insets; shows roads, towns and cities, lodging, rail lines, administrative boundaries, topography, spot heights, distance between locations in miles.
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Road Map of the Counties of Peel, Halton, Dufferin, Wellington, Waterloo (1959)

Date: 1959
Creator: Ontario. Dept. of Highways.
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Access: Web
Description:
Shows townships, concessions and lot nos.
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Southern Ontario (1955. 1956, 1958. 1959, 1961)

Date: 1955. 1956, 1958. 1959, 1961
Creator: General Drafting Company
Datum:
Projection: Lambert conformal conic projection
Scale: Scale [ca. 1:842,688]
Access: web
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Suomi (Finland) (1952)

Date: 1952
Creator: Maanmittaushallituksen Kartografinen
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Projection:
Scale: 1:1,500,000
Access: web
Description:
out of copyright. 1 colour main map with continuation of Ahvenanmaa-Åland, showing 5 classes of population centres, railways, aerodromes, 3 classes of roads, and distances in kilometres; includes key to road signs. Insets of 61 cities and table of distances on verso. Text in Finnish, Swedish and English.
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Travelers' map of Japan, Chosen (Korea), Taiwan (Formosa) : with brief descriptions of the principal tourist points in Japan (1927)

Date: 1927
Creator: Japanese Government Railways
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Projection:
Scale: 1:1,640,000 - 1:2,340,000
Access: web
Description:
Shows government and private railways (operational and under construction), stations steamer lines, underwater cables, roads. Also capital cities, hot springs, shines, temples, mines, resorts.

To make this map more legible and useful, small railway stations which do not lead to any special place of interest for foreign visitors are not shown

On verso, tourist information.

Scale 1:1,640,000 (for Hondo, Shikoku + Kyushu).
Scale 1:2,340,000 (for Chosen).

Insets:
Osaka and cities near by. Scale 1:367,000.
Tokyo and vicinity. Scale 1:350,000.
Hokkaido. Scale 1:2,530,000.
General map of Japan. Scale ca. 1:12,000,000.
Karafuto (Saghalien). Scale 1:3,700,000.
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Your guide to vacation variety: Northern Great Lakes Area 5th edition ([1945])

Date: [1945]
Creator: Rand McNally & Co.
Datum:
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Scale: varies
Access: web
Description:
out of copyright. 2 colour main maps (road map and map of recreational facilities) plus 4 ancillary maps of transportation routes in region; showing 5 classes of settlements and points of interest to tourists. Includes table of distances, indexes of points of interest and transportation providers, and informational text for tourists.
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