Cross the country with these vintage US road maps

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In the days before handheld and car GPS systems, online mapping and real-time traffic reporting, folks in this fine country used to get around with the help of poster-size pieces of paper called road maps.

Take a look at a more than 20 vintage road maps below, apparently preserved for years in car gloveboxes across the nation!

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  1. You still need fold out detailed maps, these devices are just way too small to see where you are going on! Dangerous too, as you fumble trying around with the screen while going 70!

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