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Story Map of Ireland: A detailed and colorful pictorial map of Ireland, filled with drawings of historic sites, incidents and portraits of important Irish men and women, including explanatory captions, along with whimsical touches such as a leprechaun. The seas also contain groups of portraits: "Dublin's Sons," "Irish Patriots," "Modern Bards" and "Erin's Heroes." Surrounded by an intricate border design adapted from Celtic illuminated manuscripts. Published Chicago: 1936.
~ Great Scots: This "Story Map of Scotland" is one of a series of pictorial maps produced in Chicago in the 1930s. It's packed with drawings of historic sites, incidents and portraits of important Scottish men and women, including explanatory captions, and bordered with the colorful tartans of dozens of clans. ~
Pictorial Map of Historical and Recreational Los Angeles, 1942. This is a fabulously illustrated map of LA. It includes lots of fascinating tidbits and humorous drawings depicting the early years of LA. Go to the original site and keep clicking on the map and it will enlarge so you can enjoy all the details. Charming and funny!