1956 Pictorial Wildlife and Game Map of the United States

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By: Ira Moss

Date: 1956 (dated) New York

Original Size: 19 x 27 inches (48.25 x 68.5 cm)

This fine print reproduction by Ira Moss is both pleasing to the eye and loaded with information regarding Game and Wildlife in the United States during the 1950s.

To help dissect the map, an index key at lower left lists coordinates for every national forest, represented by pine trees throughout. Fifty-five game animals listed in black and sixty-eight birds listed in red are also included in the key with an identifiable number that corresponds to the map. Surrounding the map are boxed inset maps of every game animal listed, showing their habitat within the continental United States.

For several bird species the inset map will indicate through shading their locations during the summer and winter months. Surrounding the entire map, a detail that’s easy to miss, but worth noting, is a thin border of Canadian Geese in flight.
Inventory #11248

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About Our Reproductions
- The product listed is a high resolution, printed reproduction of the original map. 
- The prints are of giclée quality. They are made using a twelve ink, color printer on  acid-free, archival paper. Colors are guaranteed to last without fading for over 100 years. 
Sizing Information
- The available size options are aimed to fit standard size frames. This will not apply for all maps and sizing options.
- The dimensions give are approximate and may vary by up to .5 inches.
- All of our maps will include an extra margin of 0.5 - 1 inch for matting purposes.
- We do not alter the ratio of H x W dimensions of the map as that would diminish the integrity of our reproduction's resemblance of the original work.
Paper Information 
- Our paper is referred to as a Premium Archival Matte (230 gsm). This heavyweight paper is smooth to the touch, neutral-white, acid-free for a longer print life and features an instant-dry coating that resists fingerprints and smudging.


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