Western Hemisphere

Map of Discovery-Western Hemisphere Framed Map

By National Geographic
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Map of Discovery-Western Hemisphere Framed Map
Item#: X NGFM C011929

Beautifully framed with high quality wood, choose from two colors to make this Framed Wall Map of The Western Hemisphere the perfect custom map for home, office, or classroom.

In 1927, famed American painter N. C. Wyeth completed a series of five murals for Hubbard Memorial Hall, the National Geographic Society's first formal library. The Map of Discovery: Western Hemisphere, published in January 1929, is one of those outstanding murals. It features Poseidon and a mermaid keeping watch over the oceans as well as the routes of explorers and dates of expeditions.

The 1929 "Map of Discovery: Western Hemisphere" map features:
• North America and South America with political boundaries as they existed in 1927
• Ocean routes of explorers and the year they traveled them
• Illuminated mariners' chart style
• Beautiful border art of Poseidon and a mermaid

Coverage Area: Western Hemisphere, including North America, South America

 

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Our maps are professionally framed using 100% North American reclaimed wood fiber. The maps are coated with a clear UV treated vinyl that is easy to clean, providing protection and a non-glare matte finish. No glass is used. The Pinboard Framed map is perfect to use with push-pins.

Shipping Note: Framed maps may take up to 10 days to manufacture. Expedited and International shipping are not available for Framed Maps.

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