Seattle. Kroll Map Company. No date. Ca. 1940s?
Color bird's eye view map, decorative pictorial border, 19 x 32 inches (48 x 81 cm) on sheet 20 1/2 x 33 inches. Dampstaining in top margin just touching image area, moderate creasing from rolling and handling, shallow insect damage to one area of verso (not affecting the map), tiny chip to lower left corner in margin. Would display well but with a couple of vertical creases visible. A striking bird's eye view with detailed mapping of the Puget Sound / Seattle / Vancouver area. Extends from Hoquiam on the Pacific coast to Wenatchee, and from Vancouver in the north to Mt Rainier in the south. The sky around the setting sun is a salmon red hue. At lower right of the image is the printing information: "N.P. Bank Note Co. Seattle". Union label Affiliated with CIO. "Amalgamated Lithographers of America" Local No. 45 Seattle. This was one of the printing companies used by Kroll Map Company in the lengthy history of publishing this map. Item #38967
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