$9.99 Happy #NationalZooLovers
Check out the hippos on this handsome fold-out 1967 @Esso_GB
road map of #Memphis
and vicinity, printed more than 50 years ago.
This map opens to 25" x 24" and has great detail on old street and highway alignments, with cartography by the General Drafting Company.
Among the named places and features on the map are Millington, the Mississippi River, Wyndyke Country Club, Chucalissa Indian Village, Hickory Withe, Raleigh Meadows, Whitehaven, Frayser, and McKellar Lake.
The front cover artwork shows a pair of hippopotamuses at the Overton Park Zoo.
The map was distributed in 1967 by the Humble Oil & Refining Company to promote its Esso brand, and it is dated in the legend. The code number on the back cover is W1066.
Condition: This map is in very good condition, bright and clean, with no rips or tears. There's some ink writing on the front cover by a previous owner.
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