By: Ruth Taylor White
Date: 1935 (published) Boston
Dimensions: 9.25 x 12.5 inches (23 x 31cm)
This fascinating pictorial map of the Philippine Islands was published by Ruth Taylor White in 1935, with the text done by her husband, Frank. "Our USA - a Gay Geography" offered maps of local color and flavor of the territories. They depict cultural stereotypes, agriculture, industries, as well as active characters.
This particular map shows, a Coal Mine, Cruise Ship, fishing, tourists swimming, a submarine, and various characters pointing the direction to other areas in this part of the Pacific Ocean.
Note: Image of map description is not on the verso of this map.
Condition: Bold colors with full margins, with minor tear in upper corner.
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