[PW] World Map with odd plotting

Hunt, Kelley Kelley.Hunt at countylibrary.org
Tue Jun 16 06:29:13 PDT 2015

The key says the lines are "ship and air routes"


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There is a high-quality image of a 1957 copy of this map (without the route plotting) here:


Bill Davis

At 08:31 PM 6/15/2015, Bill Davis wrote:

>Sometime back I subscribed to a list mostly used by Map Librarians, and 
>today someone posted a map with some odd plotting on it, asking what 
>the plotting could represent.
>Here's the map:     http://tinypic.com/r/anj60k/8
>or you can download the map by clicking "Click here to start download 
>from sendspace" from this
>(don't click on the big "DOWNLOAD" buttons, they could be adware/malware).
>If anyone figures it out, I can pass along your answer.   The 
>tracking of some sea-bird was the only thing I could think of.
>Bill Davis

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