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A Map of the United States of America | Geography of States

Selected works by Dave Imus, making maps as Imus Geographics since 1983 

 

Roseburg Metropolitan Area, Oregon: 1983 / 1:23,400 / ink on mylar, hand-lettered with LeRoy templates / First professional map / Out of print

 

   

Albany - Millersburg, Oregon: 1984 / 1:31,680 / Hand-scribed, hand-placed type labels / Out of print 

 

 

Cover Art; Albany - Millersburg, Oregon: by Bill McLeod 

 

 

Beaverton - Hillsboro, Oregon: 1985 / 1:31,680 / hand-scribed lines, hand-placed type labels: Made for Rand McNally / Out of print

 

 

Crater Lake National Park, Oregon: 1985 / 1:77,170 / hand-scribed lines, hand-placed type labels, my first shaded relief (pencil) / Out of print

 

 

 

Willamette Pass, Oregon XC Ski Trails, Salt Creek Falls to Crescent Lake Jct: 1989 / 1:35,585 / hand-scribed lines, hand-placed type labels: Awarded: 1st Place - Thematic Maps; ACSM/CaGIS Annual Map Design Competition / Out of print 

 

 

 

Santiam Pass Winter Recreation, Tombstone Pass to Suttle Lake: 1991 / 1:42,240 / hand-scribed lines, hand-placed type labels: Awarded: 2nd Place - Thematic maps; ACSM/CaGIS Annual Map Design Competition / Out of print

 

 

Eugene-Springfield, Oregon / Streets, Bike Routes and Point of Interest: 1992 / 1:31,680 / hand-scribed lines, hand-placed type labels, digital shaded relief / Out of print

 

 

 

Lane Transit District System Map: 1995 / 1:33,347 / hand-scribed lines, hand-placed type labels: Made for Lane Transit District; Eugene, Oregon

 

 

 

Wallowa Mountains - Eagle Cap Wilderness, Oregon: 1995 / 1:100,000 / hand-scribed lines, hand-placed type labels, airbrushed shaded relief / Awarded: Best of Show; ACSM/CaGIS Annual Map Design Competition / Available at the Bookloft in Enterprise, Oregon

 

 

Metolius River, Black Butte and Green Ridge, Oregon: 1996 / 1:50,000 / scribed lines, hand-placed type labels, airbrushed shaded relief / Awared: 2nd Place - Reference Maps; ACSM/CaGIS Annual Map Design Competition / Made for McKenzie River Graphics

 

 

State of Oregon / Topographic Road Map and Travel Guide: 1998 / 1:800,000 / hand-scribed lines, hand-placed type labels, airbrush and pencil shaded relief / The last manually-made map published by Imus Geographics / Awarded: Best of Show; ACSM/CaGIS Annual Map Design Competition / Out of print

 

 

Chugach State Park, Alaska: 2002 / 1:100,000 / Design: Dave Imus / Production: Pat Dunlavey in FreeHand / Awarded: Best of Show; ACSM/CaGIS Annual Map Design Competition

 

 

State of Alaska, USA / Topographic Travel and Reference Map: 2004 / 1:3,000,000 / Design and Production by Dave Imus and Pat Dunlavey in Illustrator 10 / Awarded: 1st Place - Reference Maps; ACSM/CaGIS Annual Map Design Competition 

 

 

Sierra Nevada / California - Nevada, USA: 2006 / 1:500,000 / Design and Production by Dave Imus in Illustrator 10, technical support by Pat Dunlavey / Awarded: 2nd Place / Reference Maps; ACSM/CaGIS Annual Map Design Competition 

 

 

State of Oregon, USA: 2008 / 1:750,000 / Design and Production by Dave Imus in Illustrator 10, technical support by Pat Dunlavey: Awarded: Honorable mention - Reference Maps; ACSM/CaGIS Annual Map Design Competition 

 

 

The Essential Geography of the United States of America: 2010 / 1:4,000,000 / Design and Production by Dave Imus in Illustrator 10, technical support by Pat Dunlavey / Awarded: Best in Show; ACSM/CaGIS Annual Map Design Competition  

 

  

For 30+ years, Imus Geographics has created maps for Oregon cities and landmarks, as well as a map of the United States of America. The detailed work has brought in numerous awards for Dave's exceptional understanding of geography of states.
Check out the Imus Geographics shop to purchase an assortment of maps - USA, Oregon, the Sierra Nevadas and more. Imus Geographics’ map of the USA offers improved legibility and a greater diversity of content. It beat out other maps of the USA to be selected as the best map published in North America for 2010.