A cartograph of Treasure Island in San Francisco Bay : Golden Gate International Exposition

Description:

Pictorial map showing the layout of the Golden Gate International Exposition, 1939 - 1940 in San Francisco, California. The map is a bird's-eye view of the exposition area with north oriented in the upper-left. An index to the buildings is included in the lower-left corner. On the reverse, there is an additional index on the left and maps showing enlarged areas of the island as well as routes around the exposition area. The detail maps include the "Pacific Area," "International Court," "La Plaza Area," and the routes that are part of the "Elephant Train Transportation on Treasure Island."

Creator(s): Taylor, Ruth
Location(s): United States - California - San Francisco County
Creation Date: 1940  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection(s):
General Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 486
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Creator (Cartographer):
Taylor, Ruth

"Cartograph by Ruth Taylor."

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: San Francisco, California
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1940
Coverage:
Place
United States - California - San Francisco County
From 1939 to 1940
Description:

Pictorial map showing the layout of the Golden Gate International Exposition, 1939 - 1940 in San Francisco, California. The map is a bird's-eye view of the exposition area with north oriented in the upper-left. An index to the buildings is included in the lower-left corner. On the reverse, there is an additional index on the left and maps showing enlarged areas of the island as well as routes around the exposition area. The detail maps include the "Pacific Area," "International Court," "La Plaza Area," and the routes that are part of the "Elephant Train Transportation on Treasure Island."

Note:


On verso: Index; 5 maps of the Elephant transportation lines; Detail maps of: Pacific Area; International Court; and La Plaza Area.
At least two variations of this map exist, differences in key on front, and detail maps on reverse.

Physical Description:

1 map : col. ; 41 x 49 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): expositions | pictoral maps | event maps | Treasure Island
Partner:
UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection:
General Collection
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 59003529 |
  • CALL-NO: T876 1939.C1 C37 1940
  • UNTCAT: b2714593 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc29458
Resource Type: Map
Format: Image