Folded Dimensions: 4" W X 8.5 H"
Open Dimensions: 33.5" W X 24" H
Date Location: Legend
Cover Description: This is the first cover to display the simplified "Esso" logo - with the words "Imperial Dealer" in it.  A colored illustration of a small clapboard Antique store is featured on the cover.  The store is located beneath wires and in front of a forested area.  Other strictures are visible in the trees.
Date Code: Non-Applicable
Scale: Southern Ontario Side: 1" = 13.25 miles
           Northern Ontario Side: 1" = 21 miles
Main Legend Side Features: Legend, Map of Southern Ontario, inset map of Eastern Ontario, maps of Downtown Hamilton, London, Ottawa and Windsor. Travel Service advertisement, Trans-Canada Highway Advertisement, St. Lawrence Parks information.
Opposite Side Features: Legend & Map of Northern Ontario, front and rear cover, index of cities, towns and villages, Principal Parks in Ontario, map of Downtown Toronto, Mileage Chart, Travel Service advertisement and Trans-Canada Highway advertisement.
Other: Lithographed in Canada  by General Drafting
Note: The maps produced by General Drafting for Esso from the late 1950's through the mid 1960's were almost identical except for the covers and minor road changes.  Please look at the other maps from this time period to get a sense what this map was like as well.

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