Miami International Map Fair January 2019 - Pictorial Maps & More
Here's a preview of some of the items for the Miami International Map Fair, open to the public February 2 and 3, 2019. The attached pdf catalogue and the online listing contain some different items, so please take a look at them both!
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Patterson, Russell (illus).
New York. R. H. Macy & Co., Copyright 1939. Color pictographic / pictorial map, 20 x 26 inches on sheet size 22 x 27 3/4 folding as issued, now professionally mounted on linen. Light wear along folds; light toning to margins, very good, clean condition. A vibrant... More
New York. The Franklin Savings Bank. 1931(reprinted August 1932). 2nd Edition. Brochure 6 x 3 1/2 inches unfolding to a two-sided map 12 1/4 x 10 1/4 inches. One side shows the 8th Avenue route from 14th St. to 59th St., running parallel to the I.R.T. 9th Avenue Elevated line... More
Harrison, Richard Edes (illus).
Herald Square Hotel. 1932. Pamphlet, 8 3/4 x 4 inches unfolding to black and white pictorial bird's eye view 8 3/4 x 15 inches. Short split at end of each vertical fold, light water stain (not very noticeable)at lower left edge of map, some pencil marks... More
New York. National City Bank of New York. Circa 1940. Folded brochure, 6 x 9 inches opening to a color pictorial map, 19 2/4 x 17 inches on sheet 24 x 18 inches, "Shrinking Time and Distance" depicting North and South America showing principal international air routes from New York... More
Olsen, Edwin and Blake Clark (mapmaker).
Boston. Houghton Mifflin Co., 1926. Color pictographic / pictorial map on sheet 28 1/2 x 37 3/4 inches, folding as issued, now mounted on linen. Map had wear, tears and small paper loss, now archivally conserved. One of three maps of significant cities in... More
Williamsport, PA. Williamsport Tourists' Information Bureau. Booklet, 9 x 8 inches folded to 9 x 4 inches as issued, 28 unnumbered pages plus color pictorial covers, illustrated through out in black and white. Additional vertical fold, light wear to pictorial color cover along fold, good condition. Striking color cover featuring... More
Russia. State Publishers for Foreign Trade. No date. Ca. 1932. Two color pictorial street maps, each sheet approximately 13 3/4 x 19 1/2 inches, folding into pictorial card covers 8 1/2 x 4 inches. Light soiling and wear to covers, maps in very good condition. A card folder with two... More
London. The Illustrated London News. 07-18- 1868. Wood engraving, Supplement to the July 18, 1868 issue of The Illustrated London News, image 15 3/4 x 46 inches on sheet size 23 x 52 inches, multiple folds as issued. Four inch tear to right upper fold, some additional creasing... More
New York. Lamport & Holt Line. No date. Ca. 1912? Booklet, black and white photo illustrations, color pictorial front cover map, color map on back cover, 31 numbered pages, 9 1/4 x 6 inches, color pictorial paper wrappers. Light soiling to front covers in the right and lower borders, overall... More
Diego, Julio de (mapmaker).
Chicago. Colortext Publications, 1935. Color pictorial / pictographic map, 12 x 15 1/2 inches on sheet size 13 1/2 x 17 inches, decorative border, professionally mounted on linen, minimising 1 inch tears to mid upper edge and left lower edge which are now scarcely visible; good... More
Kitchin, T. (engraved by).
London. Annual Register. 1763. Copperplate engraved map 9 1/2 x 11 3/4 inches on sheet 11 x 13 3/4 inches, published folding into the Annual Register with 1/4 inch margin at upper left edge. Light watermark at lower edge of sheet (well outside the neatline), map... More
Chase, Ernest Dudley (illus).
Winchester, MA. Ernest Dudley Chase. 1941. Color pictorial map poster, image 20 1/2 x 27 3/4 inches (52 x 70 cm) on sheet 22 x 29 inches. Archivally mounted on linen minimising a short tear in the left edge; very good, bright condition. SIGNED BY THE... More
Ronin, Mary (mapmaker).
1958. Color pictographic / pictorial map, 19 x 27 inches folding to pamphlet, 6 1/2 x 9 inches, chart and text on verso. Wear to edges with short tears and chips including one chip at lower right edge which just affects one letter of the border script... More
New York. WM H. Wise & Co., 1938. Folded brochure 8 x 6 1/4 inches unfolding to a large map of the U.S. on sheet 24 x 24 3/4 inches. The map shows growing seasons in the various regions of the 48 states through the use of six colors, keyed... More
Jones, Amy (mapmaker).
New York. R.R. Bowker Company. 1949. Color pictorial map, 20 1/8 x 25 7/8 inches on sheet 22 1/8 x 27 7/8 inches. Multiple soft vertical creases to right half of sheet from rolling, visible in a raking light; 1 inch repaired tear to right edge, just... More
Willworth Jr., Ken (mapmaker).
Chicago. National Trailways Bus System. 1949. Brochure 9 x 4 inches opening to a full color pictorial map of the U.S., 18 x 24 inches, depicting persons (sailors, cowboys, bathing beauties, Native Americans etc.) animals (horses, bear, moose, deer etc.) objects (covered wagon, Alamo, liberty bell... More
Rochester, NY. E. E. Fairchild Corp. No Date. Ca. 1940s. Color map jigsaw puzzle, 10 1/4 x 14 1/4 inches. Light wear to outer border, very good condition. Die-cut states feature images of agriculture and industries. A propeller plane flies at lower left and ocean liner sails the Atlantic seaboard... More
Handy, R. D. (mapmaker).
Duluth, Minn. R. D. Handy. 1935. Color pictographic / pictorial map, 18 3/4 x 28 1/2 inches on sheet size 20 x 30 inches, professionally mounted to linen backing minimising minor flaws (pinholes in each corner, 1 inch tear to lower left edge and right upper... More
Dicus, G. P. (illus).
Covina, California. G. P. Dicus. No date. Ca. 1950s. Color pictographic / pictorial map, 16 1/4 x 25 3/4 inches on sheet size 17 x 26 1/2 inches. Some soft creases from rolling, very good condition. An interesting and quirky map of the United States by... More
Wilson, Oliver Whitwell (designed and drawn by).
Arlington, VA. Lintner Maps, Inc., Copyright 1948. Retouched 1949. Pictorial bird's eye view style map, printed color, 21 3/4 x 30 1/2 inches (neatline) on sheet 23 x 36 inches, published folding, now archivally mounted on linen with little inpainting repair to wear... More
Barrass, Clive (mapmaker).
Sydney, Australia. Australian Motorists Petrol Company Ltd. (A.M.P.), WW II Era (1940- 1945). Large brightly colored (British Empire shown in red) world map on sheet size 24 x 40 inches, originally folded now archivally mounted on linen, with text at bottom stating "With the Compliments of Australian... More
Gill, MacDonald (mapmaker).
1937. Color lithograph pictorial map poster, 39 x 49 inches (neatline) on sheet 40 x 49 3/4 inches. Archivally mounted on linen. Signed and dated in the image in a banner at lower right, with 'P.R.D. 182.' in the lower right margin. Map was folded with some... More
Chase, Ernest Dudley (mapmaker).
Winchester, MA. Ernest Dudley Chase. 1943. Color pictorial map, 14 1/2 x 35 inches on sheet size 16 x 36 1/2 inches; 3 color maps on verso, largest 14 1/2 x 21 1/2 inches, the 2 smaller color maps 2 panels each, folding to pamphlet 8... More
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. PanAir do Brasil. 1948. Color pictorial / pictographic map / poster, sheet size 25 x 29 1/2 inches. Archivally mounted on linen (minimising short crease at lower left corner and tiny tear in right edge). Very good condition. A stunning map showing the post... More