Map of the Turco-Persian frontier : made by Russian and English officers in the years from 1849 to 1855 on the scale of 1:73,050 and reduced to the scale of 1:253,440 or 4 English miles to 1 inch /
Great Britain. Ordnance Survey
- Map of the Turco-Persian frontier : made by Russian and English officers in the years from 1849 to 1855 on the scale of 1:73,050 and reduced to the scale of 1:253,440 or 4 English miles to 1 inch /
- Contributor Names
- Great Britain. Ordnance Survey.
- Created Published
- Southampton : Ordnance Survey Office, 1912.
- Subject Headings
- - Turkey--Boundaries--Iran
- - Iran--Boundaries--Turkey
- - Borderlands--Turkey
- - Borderlands--Iran
- - Turkey--History--1288-1918--Ottoman Empire
- - Turkey.
- - Iran.
- - Covers the international frontier zone; exact position of the boundary not shown.
- - Relief shown by hachures.
- - Vegetation, agriculture, and other land-use shown by area tints.
- - Title from sheet 1.
- - In lower margin of some sheets: Drawn on the Rectangular Tangential Projection of the Sphere and photographed at the Ordnance Survey Office Southampton 1873. Major General Sir Henry James R.E. F.R.S. &c., Director."
- - Signature handwritten in ink at foot of title on sheet 1: Henry James, M. General.
- - LC copy imperfect: Back cover of portfolio and tie-ribbons missing. DLC
- - Accompanied by paperboard portfolio cover with handwritten adhesive title label affixed: Map of the Turco-Persian Frontier (in 9 sheets) made by Russian & English officers 1849-1855.
- - Includes "Index to sheets" diagram on sheet 1.
- - Sheets numbered: Sheet 1 [thru] Sheet 8. No sheet no. printed on sheets 7 (half-size sheet) and 9 (one-third-size sheet).
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- 1 Map on 9 Sheets : Col., Mounted on Cloth Backing ; 438 X 232 Cm., Sheets 102 X 72 Cm. Or Smaller, Folded in Portfolio 54 X 38 Cm.
- Call Number
- G7431.F2 1855 .G7
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- g7431fm gct00207 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g7431fm.gct00207
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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