1960 Saigon Moi City Map or Plan of Saigon, South Vietnam

Saigon-saigonmoi-1960
$450.00
Bản  Đồ Chỉ Dẫn Saigon - Cholon. [Map of Saigon - Cholon].
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1960 Saigon Moi City Map or Plan of Saigon, South Vietnam

Saigon-saigonmoi-1960

A city map of Saigon published by one of the city's daily newspapers.
$450.00

Title


Bản Đồ Chỉ Dẫn Saigon - Cholon. [Map of Saigon - Cholon].
  1960 (undated)    19 x 24.25 in (48.26 x 61.595 cm)     1 : 14000

Description


This is a c. 1960 Saigon Moi Newspaper city map or plan of Saigon, South Vietnam. The map depicts the city center, roughly District 1 of today's Ho Chi Minh City. Streets throughout the district are labeled. Forty-four locations are numerically identified and correspond with an index situated in the lower right corner. Street signs are illustrated along the left and right borders and captions provide instruction as to what each sign means. Photographs of sites all across the city are situated along the top and bottom borders. Some of the photographed sites include a post office, City Hall, Le Loi Boulevard, and Saigon Market. An alphabetical street index is situated along the bottom border.
Publication History
This map was created and published by Saigon Moi Newspaper, one of several daily newspapers published in Saigon, c. 1960.

Condition


Very good. Even overall toning. Light wear along original fold lines. Area of infill along bottom border. Blank on verso.
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