Rand Mc Nally is one of the world's foremost publishers of maps, atlases and globes.The company was founded by Chicago printers William Rand and Andrew Mc Nally and produced its first map in 1872 for its Railroad Guide. Rand Mc Nally made its first globe in 1880 and first road map in 1904. Look at the very bottom of the map for either a letter or an alpha-numeric code.All updates are completed using the Rand Mc Nally Dock.The Rand Mc Nally Dock is a software application you download and install on your PC/Mac.Others collect world globes because they are beautiful to look at. 1918 - Austria, Hungary, Poland, Czechoslovakia independence 1919 - Treaty of Versaille; League of Nations formed; flu epidemic.
To learn more about the art of collecting antique and vintage globes, visit OMNITERRUM. 1911 Rhodesia was divided into Northern Rhodesia (now Zambia) and Southern Rhodesia, the latter becoming a self-governing British colony in 1922.
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Rand Mc Nally USGS Topographic Maps A number which often appears on the panel or in the margin of a map.
(Source: David Cobb, Harvard Map Collection)Based on an e-mail exchange between Louise Ratliff and Morgan Yates.
The code will contain four, five or six digits, depending on the month and date.