Original vintage Pan Am travel advertising map poster – On the routes of the Flying Clipper Ships – featuring a pictorial map by Kenneth W. Thompson (1907-1996) of Latin America with images of points of interest, cities, animals and people including ancient Maya ruins and Inca ruins, the Iguassu Falls, Amazon rainforest and Andes mountain range, Buenos Aires and the Gulf of Mexico, people fishing, farming and playing music, cattle, fish and birds, a traditional sailing raft and ship at sea, and planes flying next to the stylised title text over the PAA logo in a scroll style banner above the Atlantic Ocean with colourful flags of different countries flying along the border below. Pan American Airways was the unofficial flag carrier of the United States from 1927-1991.

Very good condition, minor restored tears, backed on linen.

Artist: Kenneth W. Thompson
Year: 1940s
Size: 60.5x48cm