Shope, Irvin (illus).
Montana State Highway Department. 1937.
Black and white pictorial / pictographic map, approximately 15 3/4 x 21 1/4 inches on sheet 17 x 22 inches, folded to 8 1/2 x 11 inches, text and black and white illustrations on verso. Multiple fold lines (issued as quarterfold, then folded in half by original owner); very good clean condition. Irvin Shope's iconic map of Montana, showing trails including "Lewis and Clark's route West", Lewis's return route and Clark's return route, "Custer's Last March to the Little Big Horn", "Retreat of Chief Joseph's Nez Perces", etc. Pictographs represent animals, historical events, etc. "A Tabloid History of Montana" on verso by Bob Fletcher. Cover illustration is signed and dated in the image 1937 by Irvin Shope (as printed). Item #47745