Oklahoma early statehood map c.1913 huge Rand McNally detailed mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
The Rand-McNally new Commercial Atlas map of Oklahoma.
(Western American states).
Issued c.1913, Chicago by Rand McNally for their monumental Atlas.
Overprinted in red to show the regional Railroad lines then in operation around the state.
Excellent oversized early 20th century color printed map. Not to be confused with their much more common small quarto size maps of this era. Excellent level of detail not possible on smaller maps. Includes inset map of the Western Portion of Oklahoma.
Paper and image remains clean and well preserved with a fine patina and visual appeal.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 20 1/2"H x 28 1/4"W.
Printed area measures c. 19"H x 26"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 4.
Ristow, American Maps and Mapmakers , pp. 467-79.
Woodward, the All-American Map- Wax Engraving in Cartography, pp. 28, 30, et.al.