Artist / Author / Cartographer:

Automobile Club of China

Title:

Map of the Seven-Province Highway System

Date:

1933

Medium:

lithograph, printed in colour

Size:

87 x 67 cm

Description:

Automobile Club of China. Map of the Seven-Province Highway System in the Provinces of Honan, Hupeh, Anhwei, Kiangsi, Kiangsu, Chekiang & Hunan. By Kind Permission of the Bureau of Public Roads, National Economic Council of China. December 1933.

 

An extremely rare early road map of the Seven-Highway System in China published in Shanghai by the Automobile Club of China in 1933. The map is in English and Chinese.

 

The Automobile Club of China existed in Shanghai c1918 - 1941 and 1945 - 1949. It was located at different addresses including 30 Peking Road, 3g Peking Road and the North China Daily News Building, 17 The Bund. The annual meetings were held at the Shanghai General Chamber of Commerce.

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Item Code:

MA7924

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