Cover image for America the Wonderland Map, 1941 A Pictorial Map of the United States
Title:
America the Wonderland Map, 1941 A Pictorial Map of the United States
Author:
Chase, Ernest Dudley, 1878-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
[Place of publication not identified] : Old House Books, 2014.
Physical Description:
1 map : color ; 63 x 85 cm, on sheet 68 x 89 cm
General Note:
Relief shown pictorially.

Pictorial map, densely filled with illustrations and text.

Shows points of interest and landmark buildings.

Includes ornamental border.

Image courtesy of Harvard Map Collection.

First published in 1941.
Language:
English
Geographic Term:
ISBN:
9781908402776
Format :
Map

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Central Library 13MP-22 Map Central Closed Stacks-Folio Non-Circ
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Summary

Summary

Renowned American artist Ernest Dudley Chase used cartographical techniques dating back to the Renaissance to create this pictorial map's unique vision of America in 1941. 'America the Wonderland' is a whimsical and quaint picture of every state and the landmarks and features that make each unique: from famous must-see destinations including the Grand Canyon, Empire State Building and Lincoln Memorial to those with a quirky local flavor, this is a vibrant, colorful Americana art-map that shows America as you've never seen her before.


Author Notes

Ernest Dudley Chase


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