Where the first automotive roadmaps came from


Thanks to Smartphone apps such as Scout or Google Maps, or in-dash GPS navigation systems, drivers rarely get lost anymore. But it was once a far more common occasion. And the solution? A folded paper roadmap. And if you think modern navigation systems are unreliable, imagine relying on your passenger’s ability to read a map accurately, never mind refolding it correctly.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/01/16/first-automotive-roadmaps