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Author Hornsby, Stephen J. (Stephen John), 1956-
Title Picturing America : the golden age of pictorial maps / Stephen J. Hornsby.
Publication Info. Chicago : The University of Chicago Press [in association with] Library of Congress, 2017.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 1  912 H    IN LIBRARY
Description xi, 289 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 29 cm
Note Maps are drawn primarily from the Ethel M. Fair and Muriel H. Parry collections at the Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-280) and index.
Contents Foreword / by Ralph E. Ehrenberg -- Pictorial maps : an American genre -- Maps to amuse -- Maps to instruct -- Maps of place and region -- Maps for industry -- Maps for war -- Maps for postwar America.
Subject Pictorial maps -- History -- 20th century.
Cartography -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Maps -- History -- 20th century.
Added Author Ehrenberg, Ralph E., 1937- author of foreword.
Added Title Golden age of pictorial maps
ISBN 022638604X (hardcover)
9780226386041 (hardcover)