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Map [Jiangnan hai tang tu]. [江南海塘圖]. / Map of the Jiangnan Seawall

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  • [Jiangnan hai tang tu].

Other Title

  • [江南海塘圖].
  • Map of the Jiangnan Seawall

Created / Published

  • [Between 1750 and 1753]


  • -  Flood control--China--Jiangsu Sheng--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  Jiangsu Sheng (China)--Maps, Manuscript--Early works to 1800
  • -  China--Jiangsu Sheng


  • -  Scale ca. 1:140,000.
  • -  Shows sea walls, dikes, and distances of the coastal areas in Jiangsu Province, from area of Taicang and Zhaowen to area between Jinshan and Pinghu, including Shanghai.
  • -  Relief shown pictorially.
  • -  Pictorial map.
  • -  Previous supplied title:Songjiang Fu hai tang tu
  • -  Title supplied.
  • -  Oriented with north to the left.
  • -  Hummel purchase 1934, no. 10.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Includes text.
  • -  Previous call number: G7823.J48N22 1795 .S6 Vault Shelf
  • -  AACR2


  • 1 ms. map : col. ; 28 x 152 cm. on scroll.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G7823.J48N22 1753 .J5


  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • gm71005013

Online Format

  • image

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Jiangnan Hai Tang Tu. [Between 1750 and 1753, 1750] Map.

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(1750) Jiangnan Hai Tang Tu. [Between 1750 and 1753] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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Jiangnan Hai Tang Tu. [Between 1750 and 1753, 1750] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.