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"Big Stick begins free distribution of its new Third Edition of the Chicago Neighborhood Map to every school, police station, and firehouse in the city of Chicago. All made possible by the supreme generosity of the Third Editionís sponsor, EastLake Development & Management, Corp."

"Big Stick releases the Staten Island Neighborhood Map, the first of the five New York City borough maps constructed under the theme
Five Boroughs for Five Centuries."

"The Chicago Historical Society announces the selection of the Chicago Neighborhood Map for inclusion in its new gi-normous Chicago History Exhibit set to open in the fall."

"Make our day, indeed! Clint Eastwood has selected our Chicago Neighborhood Map to appear in his new movie, Flags of Our Fathers. And that would make any cartographical punk feel lucky."

"The Chicago Neighborhood Map is named to co-star in Universal Pictures upcoming release, The Break-Up, starring Vince Vaughn and Jennifer Aniston. Set in Chicago, we wish Jennifer and Vince only the best trying to upstage our scene-stealing talk-of-the-town."


You’d be lost without ‘em

Carried coast-to-coast by:

- Barnes & Noble
- Rand McNally

Appeared on:

- Fox TV
- Lifetime

Featured in:

- Chicago Tribune
- Minneapolis Star Tribune
- Seattle Magazine
- Seattle Times

Acquired by:

- Cornell
- Dartmouth
- Harvard
- Yale
- IL House of Representatives
- Penn State
- Stanford
- Universal Pictures
- University of Chicago
- University of Illinois
- University of Minnesota
- University of Washington
- and many, many more
         high schools
         grammar schools
         real estate companies

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Purchasing Maps

How do I make a purchase on your website?

Currently, we utilize the internationally recognized online payment system called PayPal. To place an order, find each product that you wish to purchase on the appropriate page of our website and click the "Add to Cart" button next to the product. Here is an example of that button:

In order to edit your previous selections, to view what products you have added to your cart, or to complete your purchase, you will click the the "View Cart" button found on each of our product pages. Here is an example of that button:

The process is quick and easy, but  the PayPal system only accepts credit cards. If you would like to make a purchase in some other manner, please contact us using one of the following methods.

When can I expect to receive my purchase?

We ship all of our maps immediately. Expect to receive your order within three-to-five days. Framed maps take seven-to-ten days to arrive.

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Refund Policy

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