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Army Exchange Service road map United States zone Germany (1947)

Date: 1947
Creator: HQ USFET, Army Exchange Service AES.
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Scale: 1:550,000
Access: web
Description:
Legend shows approximate U. S. occupation area; highway and main routes; garages; service stations; snack bars.

Includes insets of Berlin and area around Bremen.

Prepared and printed from GSGS 4072.

On verso are simplified downtown cores of major German cities; a list of 'operating hints' for drivers'; international road signs.


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Corsica special strategic map 1st edition (1943)

Date: 1943
Creator: Army Map Service
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Projection: Lambert Conformal Conic
Scale: 1:500,000
Access: web
Description:
out of copyright. 1 colour map, shows 4 classes of towns, 2 classes of towns and railroads. Elevation shown by spot heights and shading.
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Europe's wealth producing areas: map of industrial districts (1915)

Date: 1915
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Scale: ca. 1:3,168,000
Access: web
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out of copyright. 1 black-and-white map on double-page newsprint spread dated March 28, 1915, accompanying article about mining and manufacturing areas within the war zone of Europe. Shows locations of textile, leather, metalwork and machinery, shipbuilding, earthenware, papermaking and chemical industries, as well as iron mines, coal fields, railroads and shipping routes with distances in nautical miles. Full issue digitized by Library of Congress and accessible at link above.
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Halifax Military Town Plan 1 (1963)

Date: 1963
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Scale: 1:25,000
Access: web
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Streets named (& indexed on verso); built-up areas; relief by contours & spot hts.; index to points of interest; vegetation detail; UTM grid.
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Japan City Plans (1945)

Date: 1945
Creator: Army Map Service (AM), U.S. Army
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Scale: 1:12,500
Access: web
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Standard map series designation ; AMS L902. Insets: Index to adjoining sheets - coverage diagram - Index to boundaries; built up areas; bombed areas; streets (not named); 7 classes of railroads; 3 classes of boundaries; cultural detail; soundings in fathoms; vegetation; on verso: administrative unit names.
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MONDOclick 2007 (2007)

Date: 2007
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Access: CD-ROM [452]
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Interactive digital atlas of the world containing many thematic maps of the world and individual countries. Text in Italian.
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MONDOclick 2006 (2006)

Date: 2006
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Access: CD-ROM [451]
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Interactive digital atlas of the world containing many thematic maps of the world and individual countries. Text in Italian.
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Northern Alberta, map showing disposition of lands (1907-)

Date: 1907-
Creator: Canada. Dept. of the Interior.
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Scale: 1:792,000
Access: Web
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Shows land tenure; notes on topography & natural resources, survey grid and inset: [Peace River area]
Years available: 1918, 1922, 1928
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Palestine (1949)

Date: 1949
Creator: United Nations
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Scale: 1:250,000
Access: Web
Description:
Map No. 200.1-X
UN Presentation 1224.1-X
Photo-offset reproduction at the same scale by the United Nations from an officially signed map in full colours.
North Sheet reproduced from the 1944 version by the Survey of Palestine.
South Sheet reproduced from the reproduced map from 1946 by the No. 1 Base Survey Drawing and Photo Process Office from negatives supplied by Survey of Palestine
North and South sheet
Roads revised to Jan. 1946
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Seaborne trade ([1924])

Date: [1924]
Creator: Historical Section of the Committee of Imperial Defence
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Scale: varies
Access: web
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out of copyright. Series of 9 sheets with black-and-white maps of maritime trade routes, some with red overprint. Accompanies text Seaborne trade by Charles Ernest Fayle, D581 .F38 (catalogue record linked below).

1. The world on Mercator's projection, showing principal trade routes
2. North Sea and Baltic Sea, showing early minefields in North Sea
3. North Atlantic, showing North American and Caribbean trade routes
4. Oriental trade routes
5. South American trade route, showing points of attack
6a. Gulf of Aden, showing capture of City of Winchester by K√nigsberg, Aug 6 1914
6b. Vicinity of Canaries, showing captures by Kaiser Wilhelm der Gr√sse, Aug. 15-16 1914
6c. Pacific Coast of North America, showing capture of Elsinore by Leipzig, Sep. 11 1914
6d. Gulf of Guayaquil, showing capture of Bankfields by Leipzig, Sep. 25 1914
7. Bay of Bengal and part of Indian Ocean, showing captures by Emden, September 10-October 30, 1914
8. Vicinity of Cape San Roque, showing captures by Karlsruhe, Dresden and Kronprinz Wilhelm, Aug. 15, to Oct. 27, 1914
9. Mid Atlantic, showing captures by Kronprinz Wilhelm and Prinz Eitel Friedrich

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The dismemberment of Western Russia (1918)

Date: 1918
Creator: George Philip & Son.
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Scale: 1:4,500,000
Access: Web
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2 classes of boundaries; 7 classes of ethnic groups; railroads.
Added author: National and English Review
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The German offensive on the north Russian front (1917)

Date: 1917
Creator: George Philip & Son.
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Scale: 1:1,500,000
Access: Web
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Battle front lines; railroads; roads.
Added author: National and English Review
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The Prussian Octopus (1740-1915)

Date: 1740-1915
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Scale: 1:5000000
Access: web
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Pictorial representation of Prussia reaching out to seize neighbouring territories from 1740 to 1915.
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The Telegram's war map of Europe ([1940])

Date: [1940]
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Scale: ca. 1:11,500,000
Access: web
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out of copyright. 1 black-and-white map showing independent nations and areas under British, French and German control, with reprints of newspaper articles from 1938-39 contextualizing the borders represented on the map.
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Toronto Plan shewing the Boundaries marked on the ground of the Military Reserve belonging to the Ordnance in the City of Toronto. County and Township of York, Canada West (1852)

Date: 1852
Creator: Great Britain. Army. Commanding Royal Engineers Office Fleming, Sandford, Sir, 1827-1915 Gordon, Alexander Dixon, M. C. (Mathew Charles), d. 1860 Walker, Nelson Walkem, Charles Wilkinson, Berdoe
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Scale: 1 inch to 264 feet
Access: web
Description:
as surveyed by Mr. Sandford Fleming, Provincial Land Surveyor, between the months of Novr. 1851. & May 1852.
Other Signees: Alexr. Gordon, Lieut: Colonel Dist. Commg. Royal Engineer, Canada West, 28th July 1853. M.C. Dixon, Colonel Comg. Rl. Eng. Canada, 12th Sept. 1853.
Description: Manuscript, Copy
Dimensions: 29 3/4 x 52
Microfiche Number: 11449

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[Australia war maps] (1942)

Date: 1942
Creator: Toronto Daily Star/Chicago Sun
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Scale: varies
Access: web
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out of copyright. 5 black-and-white maps on 1 sheet of newsprint dated February 19, 1942, titled Australia's New Bastion at Darwin Feels Shocks of First Japanese Blows. Maps show regional geography of Australia and Southeast Asia, Japanese military movements, comparison of scale to Canada, elevation in perspective, and locations of strategic resources.
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[Department of National Defence current affairs maps] (1956-1957)

Date: 1956-1957
Creator: Bureau of Current Affairs, Department of National Defence
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Access: web
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out of copyright. 17 colour sheets with maps, photographs, and text regarding current geopolitical situations and the Canadian Forces.
  • February 1956: The Parliament of Canada
  • April 1956: The Mediterranean
  • May 1956: Canadian Forces in Europe
  • June 1956: British Caribbean Federation
  • October 1956: US Presidential Election 1956
  • November 1956: Remembrance Day
  • January 1957: Review of Events - 1956
  • February 1957: The Soviet Satellites
  • March 1957: Middle East Tensions
  • April 1957: UN Emergency Force
  • May 1957: The Federal General Election - 1957
  • June 1957: The Canadian North
  • July 1957: Canada and IGY
  • August 1957: The Growing Commonwealth 1957
  • September 1957: The Southern Hemisphere
  • November 1957: Canadian Armed Forces Abroad 1957
  • December 1957: The Governor General of Canada

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[The Third Battle of Krithia] (1915-1916)

Date: 1915-1916
Creator: Ordnance Survey/Historical Section [of the Committee of Imperial Defence] (Military Branch)
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Scale: varies
Access: web
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out of copyright. Series of 6 maps showing Allied and Ottoman movements during the Third Battle of Krithia in 1915-16.

Map 1: Objectives for the Third Battle of Krithia
Map 2: Helles, Artillery Communications, June 1915
Map 3: Suvla & Anzac
Map 4: Suvla Base, Plan of Works
Map 5: Suvla & Anzac, the Opposing Trenches, December 1915
Map 6: Helles, the Opposing Trenches, January 1916
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