Detail View: David Rumsey Historical Map Collection: Only "via Pan American" can you travel abroad the famous fleet of The flying clipper ships

Author: 
Thompson, Kenneth W.
Author: 
Pan American Airways Corporation
Date: 
1935
Short Title: 
Only "via Pan American" can you travel abroad the famous fleet of The flying clipper ships
Publisher: 
Pan American Airways Corporation
Publisher Location: 
New York
Type: 
View
Obj Height cm: 
55
Obj Width cm: 
43
Note: 
Pictorial map of North and South America, on sheet 55x43. Covers from San Francisco to south of Buenos Aires. showing the routes of Pan American Airways "Flying Clipper Ship" routes, an commercial airline service in operation from 1931 to 1946. The fleet began in 1931 with routes between the U.S. and the Caribbean and South America, and expanded to flights across the Pacific after November 1935, which left from San Francisco. The map decorated with pictorial representations of the people, products and places with which the air service facilitated trade, and a row of flags of the nations of Latin America and the Caribbean forming a border at the bottom. Air routes are marked with heavy brown lines and black dots for the cities served. Around the coastlines are historical notes related to European exploration and colonization. A cartouche at the top bears the title within the form of a partially unrolled chart, superimposed over a pale blue Pan American Airways logo. Relief shown pictorially and by spot heights. On verso text and 2 views of the clippers that pioneered the airways over the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans "Over sea", and overland airways "Over land".
Region: 
Latin America
Subject: 
Airlines
Subject: 
Pictorial map
Full Title: 
Only "via Pan American" can you travel abroad the famous fleet of The flying clipper ships the world's finest aircraft. (on verso) On the routes of the flying clipper ships : [in Latin America]. Kenneth W Thompson.
List No: 
11146.002
Series No: 
2
Publication Author: 
Thompson, Kenneth W.
Publication Author: 
Pan American Airways Corporation
Pub Date: 
1940
Pub Title: 
On the routes of the flying clipper ships : [in Latin America]. Kenneth W Thompson. (on verso) Only "via Pan American" can you travel abroad the famous fleet of The flying clipper ships the world's finest aircraft.
Pub Note: 
See note field above.
Pub List No: 
11146.000
Pub Type: 
Separate Map
Pub Height cm: 
55
Pub Width cm: 
43
Image No: 
11146002.jp2
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Authors: 
Thompson, Kenneth W.; Pan American Airways Corporation