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Map of the City of Lviv

Map

ID:
34484
Place
Lviv
Date:
1943
Collection
Ryszard Hubisz
Copyright
Ryszard Hubisz
Description

This map of Lviv was published by the War Office of the Polish General Staff in 1943.

This map is part of a series “Town Plans of Poland” which was made up of 23 maps. The map was created on the basis of pre-war tourist maps of the city [wapywig].

Legend:

  • In the lower left corner is the name: “Map of the City of Lviv” (Plan miasta Lwowa).
  • Beneath the name is the fractional (Scale 1:15 000) and graphic depiction of the scale with a note that “the scale does not apply to street widths” (Podzialka nie odnosi się do szerokośсi ulic), information about the contributors and year of publication: Drawn by Geographical Section. Polish General Staff. Photolithographed by the War Office. 1943.
  • In the lower left corner is information about the publisher: Geographical Section. General Staff. № 4435. Published by War Office. 1943.
  • Along the upper margin is the name of the series: Town Plans of Poland. First edition.
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