Sinclair Oil Corporation. 1939.
Color pictographic / pictorial map, 26 x 26.75 inches (66 x 68 cm) folding to pamphlet 9 x 4 inches, multiple fold as issued, 2 green red and white maps and green and white illustration on verso. Very good condition. A large and colorful map of the whole New York City area, designed with a strong Art Deco feel. Manhattan is at centre with pictographs of several distinctive buildings as well as an African American dancer marking Harlem and an artist with palette marking Greenwich Village. The World's Fair grounds are at upper right corner with buildings shown but not named. On the verso is a road map of New York metropolitan area and "New York World's Fair 1939". Text on verso: "What You Can See at the Petroleum Industry Exhibition" and "Facts About the Petroleum Industry" Item #37590