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Number: 1821
Continent: Africa
Region: North
Place Names: Algeria, Tafilala,
Year of Origin: 1867
Title: Carte Generale du Commandement du TAFILALA. Avee indication des principales routes qui relient cette province Saharienne (Amalat es Sahara) avee le Sud-Ouest et le Dud del la subdivision de Tlemeem, acee la vallee de I'Ouad Draa et les groupes d'oasis du Gourara, que vilitent tous les ans les caravanes de la tribu des Hameian Gharaba. Dresse sur renseignements fournis par des indigenes du Tafilala proprement dit de l'Quad Guir de ' l'Wuad Zouzfana des Doui Menia, Oulad-Djerir Beni Guil. etc.par le Lt. Colonel H. Dastugue 1859 - 1861
Sub-Title: [upper right margin] Pl. 1
Language: French
Publish Origin: Paris
Height: 52.9
Width: 33.5
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Medium
Scale: 1 : 1,600,000
Color Type: No Color
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Cartographer: H. Dastugue
Engraver: Janson
Erhard
Publisher: Societe de Geographie
Other Contributors:
Northernmost Latitude: 33.0
Southernmost Latitude: 25.0
Westernmost Longitude: -5.2
Easternmost Longitude: 0.4
Measurement Notes: No coordinates on map; but derived from modern gazettier coordinates of Tafilala (29.5 N and -3.4 W) and measuring distance from Tafilala to borders of the map multiplied by scale 1 :1,600,000 cm., divided by distance per degree at that latitude. [at 30degree lat, 1degree Lat. = 11.1 million cm; and at 30 degree Lat., then 1 degree longitude = 9.65 million cm]
Notes: [scale engraved on map]
Last updated: Sep 23, 2009