Maps 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

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Title
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.
James, H., 1803-1877.
Created / Published
Southampton : Ordnance Survey Office, 1912.
Subject Headings
-  Turkey--Boundaries--Iran--Maps
-  Iran--Boundaries--Turkey--Maps
-  Borderlands--Turkey--Maps, Topographic
-  Borderlands--Iran--Maps, Topographic
-  Turkey--History--Ottoman Empire--1288-1918--Maps
-  Turkey
-  Iran
Notes
-  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.
-  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.
-  Acquisitions control no.: 5-2009
Medium
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/Physical Location
G7431.F2 1855 .G7
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g7431fm.gct00207
Library of Congress Control Number
2010588075
Online Format
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LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2010588075
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=2010588075&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Great Britain. Ordnance Survey, and H James. 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. Southampton: Ordnance Survey Office, 1849. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2010588075/. (Accessed December 03, 2016.)

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Great Britain. Ordnance Survey & James, H. (1849) 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. Southampton: Ordnance Survey Office. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2010588075/.

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Great Britain. Ordnance Survey, and H James. 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. Southampton: Ordnance Survey Office, 1849. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2010588075/>.