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Vivid c. 1954 Thomas Bros. map of Marin County

Cartographer(s): Harry Freese , Thomas Bros.
Date: ca. 1954
Place: Oakland
Coloring: Hand color
Dimensions: 61 x 61 cm (24 x 24 in)
Condition Rating: VG

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Description

Lovely map of Marin at a time of expansion of roads of the county. With the distinctive clarity of Thomas Bros. maps, it is easy to trace the new bridges and tunnels which established the highway and road system of today.

Cartographer(s)

Harry Freese Thomas Bros.

Thomas Bros. Maps, the publishers of the Thomas Guide, previously known as Popular Street Atlas, Street Guide, and Popular Atlas, was started in Oakland, California, in 1915 by cartographer George Coupland Thomas and his two brothers, who were business partners. Early publications were detailed block maps, bird eye view of communities, road & highway maps, and what would be generally referred as generalized tourist maps.

Condition Description

Excellent condition with original folder.

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