Maker: National Geographic Society.
Antique printed-color map of part of New York, with New Jersey and Connecticut, published by The National Geographic Society in 1939. The map shows roads, towns, villages, and interesting facts, such as "Capt. Kidd buried treasure here" and "Radio transmitting station most powerful in the world." The map's borders are highly decorative with bird's eye views, images of important men and buildings of the area, and various decorative flourishes. An inset map in the lower right shows southern New Jersey. Very good condition with some slight edge wear. Has folds as issued. Approx. 29 x 26.25 inches to the edges of the sheet.
Item Number: NYO672