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Title

  • Esso pictorial guide to Washington, D.C., and vicinity : 1942.

Names

  • General Drafting Company.
  • Standard Oil Company.

Created / Published

  • [New York?] : Standard Oil Company of New Jersey, [1942]

Contents

  • Esso pictorial map of Washington, our nation's capital -- Happy motoring in Washington and vicinity.

Headings

  • -  Roads--Washington Metropolitan Area--Maps
  • -  Washington (D.C.)--Maps
  • -  United States--District of Columbia--Washington

Genre

  • Pictorial maps
  • Road maps
  • Tourist maps

Notes

  • -  "142."
  • -  Selected buildings shown pictorially on city map.
  • -  Title from panel.
  • -  "Copyright, General Drafting Co., Inc."
  • -  Includes text, indexes to points of interest, Alexandria inset, sector diagram, col. ill., and advertisement.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  LC copy torn along fold lines.
  • -  DCP

Medium

  • 2 maps on 1 sheet : both sides, col. ; 46 x 56 cm. and 61 x 47 cm., sheet 63 x 59 cm., folded to 21 x 10 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3850 1942 .G4

Repository

  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 87693375

Online Format

  • image

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Credit Line: Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division.

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Chicago citation style:

General Drafting Company, and Standard Oil Company. Esso pictorial guide to Washington, D.C., and vicinity. [New York?: Standard Oil Company of New Jersey, 1942] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/87693375/.

APA citation style:

General Drafting Company & Standard Oil Company. (1942) Esso pictorial guide to Washington, D.C., and vicinity. [New York?: Standard Oil Company of New Jersey] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/87693375/.

MLA citation style:

General Drafting Company, and Standard Oil Company. Esso pictorial guide to Washington, D.C., and vicinity. [New York?: Standard Oil Company of New Jersey, 1942] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/87693375/>.