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Collection Map Collection
Catalog Number 2014.21.94
Object Name Map
Description Rand, McNally & Co.
Map of Asia
Color lithograph
Chicago, 1892

Map with colored elements by Rand, McNally & Co.: Asia and surrounding continents. Asian countries, most mountain ranges, bodies of water, most small islands, colored, some texture, borders, other countries, some mountain ranges, rivers, and some small islands, not colored, some texture. Title, credit, and three scales, bottom left of map, title and credit, centered across top outside of map. Measurement marks surround black double line border, directional notation in English, "Longitude from Greenwich.", bottom of map. "106" and "107", top left and right outside of map. Slight toning around edges of map. Text pages printed on back of map.
Title Map of Asia
Date 1892
Role of Creator Publisher
Creator Rand, McNally & Co.
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique lithograph
Dimensions H-21.75 W-28.125 inches
Credit line Gift of Jeffery M. Leving, Founder, Fathers’ Rights
Place of Origin US/IL/Chicago
Subjects Asia