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    South Africa. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Geo. H. Walker & Co.
    • Date: 1899
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    South Africa. "Base 802465 (R01345) 6-96." Relief shown by shading. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1996
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    South Africa. "Base 803037AI (C00827) 1-05." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 2005
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    South Africa. "Base 803038AI (C00827) 1-05." Relief shown by shading. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 2005
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    South Africa. Covers southern Africa. "9-63." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1963
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    South Africa. Covers southern Africa. "5-62." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1962
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    South Africa, Bantu reserves. Shows Bantu reserves including areas scheduled for purchase. "38277 9-63." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1963
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    Botswana-South Africa boundary. "500944 4-72." "Source: Office of the Geographer, Dept. of State." Includes note and key map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Department of State. Office of the Geographer - United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1972
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    South Africa. 12-61. Scale 1:4,087,000. "Base 35658." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1961
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    Bantustans, Republic of South Africa and South-West Africa. Scale ca. 1:15,000,000. "501715 4-73." Includes location map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1973
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    Angola--South-West Africa boundary. "500729 12-71." "Source: Office of the Geographer, Dept. of State." Includes note and key map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Department of State. Office of the Geographer - United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1971
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    R.S.A. swart tuislande konsolidasievoorstelle, 1973. R.S.A. black homelands consolidation proposals, 1973. Scale not given. "Source: Department of Bantu Administration and Development." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Africa Institute of South Africa
    • Date: 1973
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    Map of the seat of war in Africa Relief shown by spot heights. "The Norris Peters Co., photo-litho., Washington, D.C." Includes inset of South Africa. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Adjutant-General's Office. Military Information Division - Norris Peters Co.
    • Date: 1899
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    Bophuthatswana. Scale ca. 1:3,400,000. "503536 11-77." Includes location map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1977
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    Transkei. "503097 10-76." Includes location map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1976
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    Cape of Good Hope. "John Arrowsmith (1790-1873) was best known for the 1834 publication London Atlas of Universal Geography, widely considered among the best European sources of maps at the time. In 1810 he had joined the mapmaking firm of his uncle Aaron Arrowsmith, one of the premier publishers of the day, known for rendering the latest geographical findings into impressively detailed maps. Arrowsmith was a founding member...
    • Contributor: Arrowsmith, John
    • Date: 1842
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    Africa, with All Its States, Kingdoms, Republics, Regions, Islands, &c. This 1794 map by Solomon Boulton (Bolton) was adapted from one originally published in 1749 by Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'Anville (1697--1782), the French geographer and cartographer. D'Anville reformed European cartography by rejecting plagiarism and unconfirmed cartography. D'Anville's maps often had blank spaces in places where earlier maps had been filled with figments of the imagination and features based on hearsay evidence. This map shows...
    • Contributor: Anville, Jean-Baptiste Bourguignon D - Bolton, Solomon, Died Around 1768
    • Date: 1794
    • Resource: - 1 page
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    Plano que contiene la Bahía de Tabla con la ciudad del Cabo "This 1770 Spanish manuscript map depicts the Cape of Good Hope at the southern tip of the continent of Africa. The map shows the coastline, coastal features, soundings, anchorages, a settlement, and a pictorial representation of a ship. It is oriented with east at the top. A note on the map indicates that Cape Town was inhabited by the Dutch, and that the map...
    • Date: 1770
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    Nieuwe kaart van Caap der Goede Hoop : in hare rechte jegenwoordige staat At top right margin: No.=43. François Valentijn spelled François Valentyn in title information. Includes inset. "J. van Braam et G. onder de Linden exc. cum Privil." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Fold lines and stained throughout with losses along the border.
    • Contributor: Linden, G. Onder De. - Valentijn, François - Braam, J. Van
    • Date: 1726
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    The Description of the Coast of Guinea, Manicongo, and Angola, and so Proceeding Forwards beyond the Cape of Good Hope, with all the Harbors, Islands, Cliffs, Sandbars, and Shallows.
    Typus orarum maritimarum Guineae, Manicongo, & Angôlae ultra promontorium Bonae Spei
    This highly decorative map of the southwestern coast of Africa was published in 1598 in Iohn Hvighen van Linschoten: His Discours of Voyages into ye Easte & West Indies Devided into Foure Bookes. The original edition of this most important cartographic work was issued in Amsterdam two years earlier under the title Itinerario, voyage ofte schipvaert van Jan Huygen van Linschoten naer Oost ofte...
    • Contributor: Linschoten, Jan Huygen Van - Langren, Arnold Florent Van
    • Date: 1596
    • Resource: - 1 page
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    A Drawing (with a Western Perspective) of the East Indies from the Promontory of Good Hope to Cape Comorin.
    Occidentalior Tractus Indiarum Orientalium a Promontorio Bonae Spei ad C. Comorin
    This portolan map by the Dutch engraver, publisher, and map seller Frederick de Wit (1629 or 1630-1706) shows the Indian Ocean from the Cape of Good Hope to the west coast of India (Malabar). The map was first published in 1675 and was reprinted in 1715. It is oriented with east at the top. Kishm is placed in the present-day United Arab Emirates (UAE)...
    • Contributor: Wit, Frederik De
    • Date: 1675
    • Resource: - 1 page
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    Africa. "57869 12-67." Shows member countries of Organization of African Unity. Includes map showing "Political affiliation, 1952" and directory of government leaders and population. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1967
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    Africa. "55863 2-67." Shows member countries of Organization of African Unity. Includes comparative area map, map showing "Political affiliation, 1952," and directory of government leaders and population. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1967
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    Africa. "505211 (A00175) 11-82." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1982
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    Africa. "802476 (R02109) 1-97." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Central Intelligence Agency
    • Date: 1997