Carte du Congo Belge

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Abstract
One of the earliest printed maps of the Belgian Congo, published in Brussels, Belgium, shortly after the establishment of the Belgian Congo as a colony of Belgium. The map identifies the various districts and regions of the Belgian Congo.
Table of contents
[Inset map 1]. Etendue comparée de la Belgique -- [Inset map 2]. Carte du Bas-Congo : echelle de 1:1,080,000

Description

Alternative title Carte du Congo Belge : Administrative, Commerciale, Routière et Hydrographique : comprenant toutes les routes, chemins de fer les rivières, cours d'eau, les comptoirs commerciaux et les missions
Type of resource cartographic
Form map; unmediated; sheet
Extent 1 map : color ; sheet 79.5 x 71 cm, folded into cover 27 x 13.5
Place Bruxelles
Publisher Librairie J. Lebègue & Cie
Publication date [1909 - 1911?]; [between 1909 and 1911]
Issuance monographic
Language French
Map data Scale 1:4,000,000 ; E 11°00'00"--E 33°00'00"/N 6°00'00"--S 19°00'00").

Creators/Contributors

Associated with J. Lebègue & Cie
Associated with Goossens, J.-E.

Subjects

Subject Congo (Democratic Republic) > Maps
Subject Congo (Democratic Republic)
Genre Map
Genre Cartographic image-cri
Genre Maps.

Bibliographic information

Statement of responsibility Publie̓e par Lebègue & Cie. ; imp. J.-E. Goossens, Bruxelles - Lille - Paris.
Note Relief shown by shading.
Note Legend.
Note 2 inset maps.
Note Longitudinal and latitudinal lines (Greenwich meridian).
Note Shows various cities and settlements, churches, waterways, marshland, forests, various boundaries, railroads (including projected and underconstruction), telegraph lines.
Local note Stanford copy has handwritten notes in right margin.
Location https://purl.stanford.edu/wp367ck6316

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