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Auction 195, Lot 143

"Road Maps of Ontario and Quebec",

Subject: Northeastern United States & Canada; Great Lakes

Period: 1928 (circa)


Color: Printed Color

11.4 x 17.5 inches
29 x 44.5 cm
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This pocket map features two maps: at top, a map of the Great Lakes and their surroundings, and at bottom, a map spanning from New Haven, Connecticut, north to Anticosti Island. The first map extends from Cleveland north to Port Arthur/Fort William (present-day Thunder Bay), with a small inset that extends coverage north to Sioux Lookout. The second map shows New England, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, and part of Quebec, with an inset of Cape Breton. Bold red lines indicate major roads and red circles indicate the location of liquor stores in Canada. The map was published by Hiram Walker & Sons Ltd., "Distillers of Canadian Club Whisky;" their products are pictured on verso. Folds into brown paper covers (3.2 x 6.2").


Condition: A

Issued folding with minor extraneous creasing. Covers are lightly worn.

Estimate: $110 - $140

Sold for: $35

Closed on 11/15/2023