Format Maps
Contributors Great Britain. Ordnance Survey
Dates 1912
Location Iran
Ottoman Empire
Language English
Subjects Borderlands
Ottoman Empire
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
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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