This detailed map of the twelve move visited sites in the nations park system appeared in the May 1958 issue as half of a two-map presentation on national parks. One of the parks featured on this map, Sequoia National Park, boasts Californias finest stands of sequoias. The National Geographic Society and individual members contributed 0,000 to help preserve these ancient trees for the American people.The 1958 National Parks map side 2 features:
• Maps of the twelve most visited parks: Colonial National Historic Park, Glacier National Monument, Grand Canyon, Grand Teton, Great Smoky Mountains, Mount Ranier, Olympic, Rocky Mountain, Sequoia, Shenandoah, Yellowstone, and Yosemite.
• Ranger stations, buildings, and points of interest
• Geographical features including mountains, passes, rivers, lakes, creeks, and falls
• Federal and state roads, railroads, and trails
Coverage Area: Colonial National Historic Park, Glacier National Monument, Grand Canyon National Park, Grand Teton National Park, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Mount Ranier National Park, Olympic National Park, Rocky Mountain National Park, Sequoia National Park, Shenandoah National Park, Yellowstone National Park, and Yosemite National Park