New York. Hagstrom Company. No date. Ca. 1939.
Pamphlet opening to color poster / pictorial map, 16.5 x 21.5 inches (42 x 54.5 cm), folding to 7.5 x 3.5 inches, folded as issued. Fine condition. A very attractive display of two maps (New York Subways Elevated Lines / New York and Principal Auto Routes), divided by a strip of handsome artist's renderings of "High Spots in New York City" (Empire State Building, Rockefeller Center etc) and with two attractive bird's eye views of the city at upper left and right. The illustrations are in the style of Ernest Dudley Chase. The verso is a map of the main exhibit area of the New York World's Fair, general tourist information on New York and three panels (including the front panel) advertising the Public Loan Corporation (with letter from the sponsor.). Item #53805