This June 1953 map is a unique collectible, featuring a wealth of historical information, including: Explorers' routes and immigrant trails; "Growth of Our Country" map; Historical notes, sites, and battlefields; Selected cities and highways; Mountain relief, major lakes, and rivers. This version is laminatedfeaturing a "write and wipe" surface and durable plastic covering.
41" x 26 1/2"
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