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Langres

France. Corps d'état-major.
Format
Online; Map
Description
1 map (4 sheets) : col. ; each 43 x 69 cm. on sheet 53 x 73 cm.
Mathematical info
Scale ca. 1:94,000;
Lambert projection.
Published
[Paris : Corps d'état major, 1917]
Notes
Relief shown by hachures and spot heights.
Variant issue of the Langres sector (Sheet 99) of a topographic map of France, printed in four sheets. Library has northwest sheet only. Original publication details assumed to be printed in lower margin: Levée par les Officiers du Corps d'Etat-Major, et publiée par le Dépôt de la Guerre en ... [assumed to be on southwest sheet]. Gravée le trait par Thierry, la lettre par Hacq, le figure du terrain par Blacher [on southeast sheet].
"Revisée en 1913."
Printed in red at top of northwest sheet: "Carroyage Kilometrique (Projection Lambert)." "A mettre en service a la [blank] Armée a la date du [blank] en remplacement des cartes portant les anciens modes de carroyages" probably appears on the east sheets.
Note in right mid-margin: la Déclinaison magnétique correspond au centre de la feuille et au 1er. janvier 1917.
Sheet number "99" from layout diagram in upper left corner.
A red grid is superimposed over the map.
Library has only the northwest sheet (2 copies), both of which are from the Joseph P. Ast World War I papers, MSS 13905-a.
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