"Our Flying Ambassadors and Their Routes", Hammond, C. S.
Subject: North Pole, Aviation
Period: 1929 (circa)
Color: Printed Color
12.3 x 22 inches
31.2 x 55.9 cm
This decorative sheet features a map on a north polar projection "showing notable aviation flights" including routes by Charles Lindbergh (1927-28), Richard Byrd (1926-27), and the U.S. Army Round-the-World Fliers (1924). Beneath the main map image is a smaller map depicting "Lindbergh's Aerial Tour of Latin America." Filling the top of the sheet are portraits of seven air-age pioneers. On verso is an advertisement for The New Peerless Atlas of the World.
Issued folding on a clean sheet with a few fold separations that have been closed on verso with archival tape.