Tag Archives: maps

  • VINTAGE HAGSTROM

    November 29, 2012
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    Not much is known now about Hagstrom Maps (by me at least) except that it was founded by Andrew Hagstrom in 1916. A Google search reveals today more listings for Hagstrom guitars than for Hagstrom maps. I wish the company would reveal more about its rich history. I interviewed for work there twice (1981, 1992) [...]

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  • NYC’s MOST UNUSUAL SUBWAY MAP

    September 10, 2000

      The Soho Building, on Greene Street between Spring and Prince Streets, is home to NYC’s most unusual subway map…despite the fact that no subways run underneath it and that the nearest subway station is two blocks away on Prince Street and Broadway (N/R). So where’s the subway map? … It’s embedded in the sidewalk. Unfortunately, I [...]

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