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Map of the Capital City of Warsaw

Map

ID:
34545
Place
Warsaw
Date:
1934
Collection
Science Library of the Ivan Franko National University of Lviv
Source
1605 IV
Description

Map of the Capital City of Warsaw, 1934, prepared on the basis of the Regulation Plan of the Capital City of Warsaw 1931-1933. The map shows main buildings (incl. sacred buildings), the network of trolley lines, Commissariats, and district boundary lines.

Legend:

  • The lower part of the map holds the name: “Map of the Capital City of Warsaw” (Plan m. st. Warszawy).
  • The lower central part shows the scale (Podziałka 1:20 000) and the measuring line.
  • Below is the trademark, and information on the publisher: “Publisher: Invalids’ Mutual Aid Society, Ltd.” (Wydawnictwo: Samopomoc inwalidzka Sp. z o.o.) and information on the general sales office: “General office for the sales of maps, W. I. G. Warsaw, 2 Sienkiewicza St.” (Generalne przedstawicielstwo sprzedaży map W.I.G. Warszawa, ul. Sienkiewicza 2).
  • The same location holds a copyright notice: “All rights reserved” (Wszelkie prawa autorskie zastrzeżone).
  • The lower left corner holds information on the map’s authors: “Edited by D. Wacznadze” (Redagował D. Wacznadze), “Drawn by I. Kanafarski” (Kreślił I. Kanafarski).
  • Below this is a list of counties and commissariats.
  • The lower left and right parts hold the map key (Objaśnienie znaków).
  • The lower right part holds information on the map’s cartographic basis: “Executed on the basis of the regulation plan of the Capital City of Warsaw, Scale 1:10 000, from 1931-1933, revised to reflect current state 1934” (Wykonano na podstawie planu regulacyjnego m. st. Warszawa w skali 1:10.000 z r. 1931-1933 i uzupełnione stanem roku 1934).
  • The lower right corner of the sheet contains information on where the map was printed: “Graphical Establishment W. Cukrzynski & Ski Warsaw” (Zakł. graf. W. Cukrzyński i Ski Warszawa).
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