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United States Map 1968
$49.95
SKU: 900XRA
United States Map 1968

United States Map 1968

$49.95
SKU: 900XRA
This beautiful US map is a historical gem, capturing a snapshot of the country as the Interstate system expanded at a torrid pace. This February 1968 US map featured beautiful cartography--combining many layers of information into an integrated whole that is as artistic as it is informative.

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This beautiful US map is a historical gem, capturing a snapshot of the country as the Interstate system expanded at a torrid pace. This February 1968 US map featured beautiful cartography--combining many layers of information into an integrated whole that is as artistic as it is informative. The map is a perfect companion to the US map of 1961, which showed the beginnings of the Freeway system that soon became the Interstate Highway system. A great historical reference, and a perfect addition to any map collection.

The 1968 United States map features:
• Coverage of all 50 states, with beautiful insets for Hawaii and Alaska
• Thousands of place names, including state capitals, cities, and towns
• Mountain ranges with beautiful relief shading
• Interstates, major roads including existing and "under-construction" freeways, rivers, lakes, mountain ranges and elevations
• Stars denoting places with scheduled air service, and icons for missile tracking stations
• Inset showing the US and its principal outlying areas
• Insets for American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, St. Croix, St. Thomas, St. Johns

Coverage Area: United States, Alaska, Hawaii

Map Type Historical Maps
Publisher National Geographic
Usage Type Classroom Maps
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