Maps Vintage

Map of Los Angeles Vintage City Map on Ready to Hang Roll Down Canvas Decorative Antique Wall Decor Map Scroll of California

$85.00

Maps Vintage

Map of Los Angeles Vintage City Map on Ready to Hang Roll Down Canvas Decorative Antique Wall Decor Map Scroll of California

$85.00

Map of Los Angeles - 1938

This 1938 map of Los Angeles shows the streets, boulevards, parks, schools and business centers as they were at the time, before freeways and LAX were built. The future location of LAX shows the Mines Field L.A. Municipal Airport, with its eight small hangars. A series of concentric circles indicates the distance to the intersection between 7th Street and Broadway, at 10 miles, 5 miles, 3 miles, and one mile. Other notable fact is the absence of the Marina, whose construction only began in 1953. The map also shows the Chavez Ravine neighborhoods of La Loma, Palo Verde, and Bishop, before the community was torn down in the 1950s, to later become the site of the Dodger stadium.

Our reproductions are handmade in our Los Angeles studio, using only high resolution files printed on archival cotton weave canvas. They are twice varnished with a Polymer gloss that ensures UV protection and enhances the colors. Decorative wood is assembled on the top and bottom, with two eye-hooks mounted on the top piece. We also supply a jute rope that can be attached between the two eye-hooks to give the map that old pull down map feel.

During the restoration process, we pay great attention to matching the colors to the original maps. Please note that your computer screen might display slightly different colors than our professionally calibrated monitors.

This canvas map is available in multiple sizes which you can select from the drop down menu when ordering. Check out the different sizes placed in a room added to our listing photos!
Small - 21 x 28 inches
Med. - 33 x 44 inches
Large - 44 x 59 inches

This map is also available printed on matte photo paper for framing by clicking on the link below:
https://www.etsy.com/listing/589798958/map-of-los-angeles-1938-vintage-poster

This map ships rolled in a rigid tube and is ready to hang!

Shipping info:
Allow 3-5 days before shipping as our maps are made to order.
For the U.S. we use USPS Priority Mail which delivers within 1 to 3 days.
For outside the U.S. we use USPS Priority Mail International which averages 6 to 10 days. Europe might take a little longer due to customs.