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« Reply #30 on: August 14, 2010 04:21:16 PM »

I have used old maps to do scrapebooking pages when we have traveled or took a vacation. Also I copied and printed maps as card stock to make reunion invitations.
(since most everyone who attends had traveled from somewhere.

I decoupaged the top of a wooden tray with map pages that had large lakes showing, then included pics of old fishing lures, flyrods, and fish. My Dad LOVED it.

I have 2 large simple wood frames in the den with the section of Utah where DH and I go to elk hunt in them. We look at them all the time and do the "Remember when" game.
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« Reply #31 on: April 12, 2011 09:35:58 AM »

You could also cover the maps with clear contact paper, then cut them out and either sew them into bags or use clear packing tape to make them into bags.

I love this idea! I might have to give it a try using my old atlas Smiley
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