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Indiana: 1931 Official Road Map

Description: 1931 official road map of Indiana "with compliments of Richman Brothers Co."
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1931 Official Road Map Indiana with compliments of Richman Brothers Co. Copyright by Rand McNally & Company, Chicago, Ill. Made in U.S.A. 0, 5, 10, 15, 20, 23 Scale of Miles. Scale 1 inch = 14 statute miles. the rule in the boarder of this map is divided into one inch spaces. Map explanation: U.S. interstate highways shown in red. Types of all roads shown as follows: paved roads: concrete, brick, macadam, asphalt; improved roads: gravel, stone, shell, sand clay; graded roads: smooth and drained dirt: dirt roads: sand, dirt or poor roads (usually bad during wet weather); roads under construction or contemplated (make local inquiry); connecting roads. State highways; U.S. interstate highways; mileage shown between stars; ferries & boatlines; airports; points of interest, state parks, etc. Population of cities and towns: 1-1,000; 1,000-5,000; 5,000-10,000; 10,000-25,000; 25,000-80,000; 80,000 & over. Richman Brothers Clothes. All $22.50. Direct from our factories to you. Five stores in Indiana. No middleman's profit. 60 stores in 55 cities in 13 states. Illinois: Chicago, 114-118 S. State St., 4011 W. Madison St., 3220 Lincoln Ave., 6400 S. Halstead St; Decatur: 207 N. Water St. Indiana: Ft. Wayne, 918 Calhoun Street; Gary, 672-674 Broadway; Indianapolis, 36 E. Washington St.; Richmond, 706 Main St.; South Bend, 125 S. Michigan St. Kentucky: Louisville, 417 S. Fourth St. Massachusetts: Boston, Corner Washington and Bedford St. Michigan: Grand Rapids, 116 Monroe Ave.; Jackson, 140 Michigan Ave., Kalamazoo, 127 W. Main St.; Lansing, 206 S. Washington. Minnesota: Minneapolis, 241-245 Nicollet Ave.; St. Paul, 3 7th and Cedar. Missouri: Kansas City, 1025-27 main St.; St. Louis, Corner Washington and Seventh Sts. Nebraska: Omaha, 1514 Farnam Street. New York: Auburn, 95 Genesee Street; Buffalo, 333 Main Street; Elmira, 106 W. Water St.; Jamestown, 213 N. Main St., Schenectady, 454 State St.; Syracuse, 310-12 S. Salina St. five district sales offices: New York, N.Y., 26-28 Park Place; Chicago, Ill. 189 W. Madison St.; Detroit, Mich., 1557 Broadway; St. Louis, Mo., 705 Olive St.; Newark, N.J. 9 Commerce St. Agents everywhere. Greatest values we've tailored in 52 years. The Richmond Brothers main factory in Cleveland, Ohio; World's largest clothing plant.
Origin: 1931
Created By: Rand McNally and Company
Contributor(s): Richmond Brothers Company
Source: http://mdon.library.pfw.edu/cdm/ref/collection/cc_acfwhs/id/520
Collection: History Center Digital Collections
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Subjects: Indiana--Maps
Roads--Indiana--Maps

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