Western Hemisphere

Map of Discovery-Western Hemisphere Mounted Map

By National Geographic
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Map of Discovery-Western Hemisphere Mounted Map
Item#: X NGMM C011929

Mounted on wood material with beveled edges, similar to a plaque, choose from four colors to make this Mounted 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 mariner's chart style
• Beautiful border art of Poseidon and a mermaid

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

This Mounted Map is a fine art plaque that consists of your selected map printed on art print paper with a heat activated adhesive that adheres the map to a piece of MDF wood. A UV Blocking Laminate is added on top for protection (but not for dry erase).
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