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Number: 1959
Continent: Africa
Region: South
Place Names: South Africa, Transvaal, Witwatersrand, Johannesburg,
Year of Origin: 1895
Title: Carte Des Champs D'Or Du Witwatersrandt dans les districts de Pretoria, Heidelberg, Potchefstroom (Transvaal) Indiquant L'Orientation et la Position Des Filons Auriferes ainsi que les concessions actuellement exploitees Dressee sous la direction de Mr. A. Oltramare, Banquier a Paris et sur les documents de ses ingenieurs et agents A Johannesburg (Transvaal) Donnant notamment les dernieres decouveries auriferes Dans Le Sud-Ouest Du Randt 1895
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Language: French
Publish Origin: Paris
Height: 67.7
Width: 97.8
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Large
Scale: 1 : 90,416
Color Type: Outline Color
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Cartographer: Andre Oltramare
Engraver: R. Bolze
Millet
Publisher: Paul Sevin
Other Contributors: F. Bianconi
Northernmost Latitude: -25.2
Southernmost Latitude: -27.2
Westernmost Longitude: 27.0
Easternmost Longitude: 29.0
Measurement Notes: No coordinates on map but here estimated from modern Greenwich prime for Johannesburg plus and minus 1 degrees.
Notes: extra 4th map (usually 3 by Bianconi called for) from book # 2334 "Collection Des Etudes Generales Geographiques. CARTES COMMERCIALES Physiques, Politiques, Administratives, Routieres, Ethnographiques, Minieres Et Agricoles..."; scale measured on scale bar on map
Last updated: Aug 17, 2010