Format Maps
Contributors Wells Missionary Map Co.
Dates 1908
Location Africa
Language English
Subjects Africa
Manuscript Maps
Contributor Names
Wells Missionary Map Co.
Created / Published
Subject Headings
-  Africa
-  Manuscript maps
-  Shows European colonies and independent countries in Africa ca. 1908.
-  Differs from other manuscript. G8200 1908 .W4, in coloration.
-  In lower left corner: The Wells Missionary Map Co., 3612 Prairie Avenue, Chicago, copyright applied for.
-  Cloth map.
-  Pen-and-ink, pencil, crayon, and watercolor; place names, names in legend, and coordinates mechanically drawn in black ink.
-  "I."
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
1 map : ms., col., cloth ; 86 x 81 cm.
Call Number
G8200 1908 .W41
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g8200 ct003086
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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