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Number: 3745
Continent: Africa
Region: North
Place Names: Cairo, Egypt
Year of Origin: 1936
Title: New Map of Cairo and Environs.
Language: English
Publish Origin: Alexandria
Height: 56.9
Width: 51.5
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Medium
Color Type: Full Color
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Cartographer: Alexandre Nicohosoff
Other Contributors:
Northernmost Latitude: 30.05
Southernmost Latitude: 30.03
Westernmost Longitude:
Easternmost Longitude:
Measurement Notes: modern estimates
Notes: [ source SWAEN/JOPPEN 6.30.2020] city plan of Cairo in stiff grey printed card wrappers, with a comprehensive index of Clubs, Hospitals, Churches, Government Offices and General Points of Interest (and more) on verso. The large plan names the location of many businesses, public buildings, sports locations etc. There are three inset maps of the Giza Pyramids, Heliopolis and Helwan. The outside back cover lists "Maps: Catalogue of Editions". Line illustrations on the cover depict the pyramids, the Sphinx and several Egyptian gods. Plain box title and a reference table to base of plan.
Last updated: Nov 18, 2020