American Airlines Inc., nd. Ca 1940s.
Color folding pictographic / pictorial map, 23 x 31 inches (59 x 79cm) folding to pamphlet 8 x 4 inches, small sectional color route maps on verrso, folds as issued, very good condition. A very decorative pictorial map with small vignettes depicting attractions in different parts of the States. The American Airlines system is shown "in relation to the Air Transport System of the United States", with other airlines marked in green, but identified. On the verso are 12 small maps showing details of the American Airlines routes. Pictographs include one of the Grand Coulee Dam in Washington State and one of the Dionne Quintuplets. This map is included in the David Rumsey Map Collection. Item #26460