1940s Archive

  • Oriole Map of Baltimore Oriole Cafeterias' Map of Baltimore (1947) Date: 1947 Author: Oriole Cafeterias Dwnld: Full Size (6.14mb) Source: Johns Hopkins Map Library Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps of Maryland that you might want to check out. Oriole Cafeteria's cartoon map of Baltimore, Maryland [gmap] in 1947 is marred, a bit, by some...

    Oriole Cafeterias’ Map of Baltimore (1947)

    Oriole Map of Baltimore Oriole Cafeterias' Map of Baltimore (1947) Date: 1947 Author: Oriole Cafeterias Dwnld: Full Size (6.14mb) Source: Johns Hopkins Map Library Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps of Maryland that you might want to check out. Oriole Cafeteria's cartoon map of Baltimore, Maryland [gmap] in 1947 is marred, a bit, by some...
  • Pearl Harbor--Approximate position of United States ships, Dec. 7, 1941 Pearl Harbor-Approximate position of U.S. Ships (1941) Date: 1945 Author: Associated Press Dwnld: Full Size (2.39mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps of Hawaii that you might want to check out. Today is the 71st anniversary of the attack on...

    Pearl Harbor—Approx Positions of U.S. Ships (1941)

    Pearl Harbor--Approximate position of United States ships, Dec. 7, 1941 Pearl Harbor-Approximate position of U.S. Ships (1941) Date: 1945 Author: Associated Press Dwnld: Full Size (2.39mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps of Hawaii that you might want to check out. Today is the 71st anniversary of the attack on...
  • California missions Newman's Map of California Missions (1949) Date: 1949 Author: Newman Dwnld: Full Size (10.43mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps of California that you might want to check out. William Newman's map of California missions. For more map resources and imagery from this period in 's history, check...

    Newman’s Map of California Missions (1949)

    California missions Newman's Map of California Missions (1949) Date: 1949 Author: Newman Dwnld: Full Size (10.43mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps of California that you might want to check out. William Newman's map of California missions. For more map resources and imagery from this period in 's history, check...
  • Outline of post-war new world map Gomberg's Outline of post-war new world map (1942) Date: 1942 Author: Maurice Gomberg Dwnld: Full Size (19.89mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other world maps that you might want to check out. Here is the famous Gomberg Map, produced by Maurice Gomberg, of Philadelphia. Mr....

    Gomberg’s infamous “New World Order” map (1942)

    Outline of post-war new world map Gomberg's Outline of post-war new world map (1942) Date: 1942 Author: Maurice Gomberg Dwnld: Full Size (19.89mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other world maps that you might want to check out. Here is the famous Gomberg Map, produced by Maurice Gomberg, of Philadelphia. Mr....
  • Esso pictorial guide to Washington, D.C., and vicinity : 1942. Esso Guide to Washington D.C. (1942) Date: 1942 Author: Standard Oil Company of New Jersey Dwnld: Full Size (13.41mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps of Washington DC that you might want to check out. Standard Oil guide map of...

    Esso Guide to Washington D.C. (1942)

    Esso pictorial guide to Washington, D.C., and vicinity : 1942. Esso Guide to Washington D.C. (1942) Date: 1942 Author: Standard Oil Company of New Jersey Dwnld: Full Size (13.41mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps of Washington DC that you might want to check out. Standard Oil guide map of...
  • Guide Map of Acadia National Park Guide Map of Acadia National Park in 1949 Date: 1949 Author: John J Black Dwnld: Full Size (5.99mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps of Maine that you might want to check out. Black's 1949 map of Acadia National Park [gmap].

    Guide Map of Acadia National Park (1949)

    Guide Map of Acadia National Park Guide Map of Acadia National Park in 1949 Date: 1949 Author: John J Black Dwnld: Full Size (5.99mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps of Maine that you might want to check out. Black's 1949 map of Acadia National Park [gmap].
  • Arab states (excluding Egypt), tribes and administrative divisions CIA Map of Arab States in 1947 Date: 1947 Author: CIA Dwnld: Full Size (5.55mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps of the Middle East that you might want to check out. CIA map of the Arabian Peninsula.

    CIA Map of Arab States (1947)

    Arab states (excluding Egypt), tribes and administrative divisions CIA Map of Arab States in 1947 Date: 1947 Author: CIA Dwnld: Full Size (5.55mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps of the Middle East that you might want to check out. CIA map of the Arabian Peninsula.
  • A hysterical map of Death Valley National Monument : and it's lookin' mighty low Lindgren's Humorous Map of Death Valley in 1948 Date: 1948 Author: Jolly Lindgren Dwnld: Full Size (10.20mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps of California that you might want to check out. Mr. Lindgren purports this...

    Lindgren’s Humorous Map of Death Valley (1948)

    A hysterical map of Death Valley National Monument : and it's lookin' mighty low Lindgren's Humorous Map of Death Valley in 1948 Date: 1948 Author: Jolly Lindgren Dwnld: Full Size (10.20mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps of California that you might want to check out. Mr. Lindgren purports this...
  • Map of Washington DC by National Capital Park and Planning Commission in 1941 US40 #8 WASHINGTON DC (Mall Plan, 1941) Date: 1941 Author: Ntl. Capital Park and Planning Comm. Dwnld: Full Size (7mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map is part of a series depicting the 40 largest cities in the United States (as ranked by CBSA). This series will...

    WASHINGTON DC Mall Redesign Plan (1941)

    Map of Washington DC by National Capital Park and Planning Commission in 1941 US40 #8 WASHINGTON DC (Mall Plan, 1941) Date: 1941 Author: Ntl. Capital Park and Planning Comm. Dwnld: Full Size (7mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map is part of a series depicting the 40 largest cities in the United States (as ranked by CBSA). This series will...