Map Post- und Eisenbahn-Karte von Deutschland, den Niederlanden, Belgien und der Schweiz

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Title
Post- und Eisenbahn-Karte von Deutschland, den Niederlanden, Belgien und der Schweiz
Contributor Names
Justus Perthes (Firm : Gotha, Germany), cartographer, publisher.
Fillmore, Millard, 1800-1874, collector.
Created / Published
Gotha [Germany] : Justus Perthes, 1855.
Subject Headings
-  Post roads--Europe, Central--Maps
-  Post roads--Germany--Maps
-  Post roads--Benelux countries--Maps
-  Post roads--Switzerland--Maps
-  Railroads--Europe, Central--Maps
-  Railroads--Germany--Maps
-  Railroads--Benelux countries--Maps
-  Railroads--Switzerland--Maps
-  German states--History--19th century--Maps
-  Germany--Administrative and political divisions--19th century--Maps
-  Europe, Central
-  Germany
-  Benelux countries
-  Switzerland
Genre
Road maps
Notes
-  Post-road/railroad map of Central Europe and adjacent regions.
-  Covers Germany, Benelux, Switzerland, Austria, Poland, and Hungary.
-  The component German states/principalities and adjacent countries are shown in distinctive coloration.
-  When affixed to the cloth backing the map sheet was sectioned to 18 panels.
-  Handwritten (cursive script) inked identification statement on right-hand cover panel: German post & r. roads--1855--Millard Fillmore 1856.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  LC sheet imperfect: Use-worn, foxed on cloth backing (verso), and edged in pink cloth hem.
-  Includes notes and 5 bar scales.
-  Vault
Medium
1 map : color, mounted on cloth backing ; 59 x 72 cm, folded in cover (separate panels) 21 x 12 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G6031.P2 1855 .J8
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g6031p.fi000153
Library of Congress Control Number
2018588038
Online Format
image
Description
Post-road/railroad map of Central Europe and adjacent regions. Covers Germany, Benelux, Switzerland, Austria, Poland, and Hungary. The component German states/principalities and adjacent countries are shown in distinctive coloration. When affixed to the cloth backing the map sheet was sectioned to 18 panels. Handwritten (cursive script) inked identification statement on right-hand cover panel: German post & r. roads--1855--Millard Fillmore 1856. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC sheet imperfect: Use-worn, foxed on cloth backing (verso), and edged in pink cloth hem. Includes notes and 5 bar scales. Vault
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2018588038
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Justus Perthes , Cartographer, Publisher, and Millard Fillmore. Post- und Eisenbahn-Karte von Deutschland, den Niederlanden, Belgien und der Schweiz. [Gotha Germany: Justus Perthes, 1855] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2018588038/.

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Justus Perthes, C. & Fillmore, M. (1855) Post- und Eisenbahn-Karte von Deutschland, den Niederlanden, Belgien und der Schweiz. [Gotha Germany: Justus Perthes] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2018588038/.

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Justus Perthes , Cartographer, Publisher, and Millard Fillmore. Post- und Eisenbahn-Karte von Deutschland, den Niederlanden, Belgien und der Schweiz. [Gotha Germany: Justus Perthes, 1855] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2018588038/>.