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Auction 191, Lot 322

"Recreational Map of Pennsylvania Showing Parks, Recreational Areas, Towers and Monuments",

Subject: Pennsylvania

Period: 1951 (dated)


Color: Printed Color

32.3 x 22.1 inches
82 x 56.1 cm
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This promotional map of the Keystone State's many attractions is surrounded by a pictorial border that showcases activities like skiing, hiking, golf, swimming, horse riding, picnicking, and more. It was issued by the state's Department of Forests and Waters. The key and tables to the left of the map identify state parks, state forest picnic areas, state forest monuments, historical parks, observations towers, and state forest land. There is excellent detail of the state's roadways. Self-folds into a pamphlet with the title "Pennsylvania's State Forests and Parks." The verso includes views and descriptions of several notable locations.


Condition: A

Issued folding with a few tiny splits at fold junctions.

Estimate: $160 - $190


Closed on 2/8/2023