TESSENS Lucas

De ontwikkeling van Congo in kaarten 1871-1960 - L'Evolution du Congo en Cartes 1871-1960 - The Evolution of the Congo in Maps 1871-1960 (Image Bank via WeTransfer)

44 scans van kaarten van Afrika, de Etat indépendant du Congo en van Belgisch-Congo: politieke indeling, infrastructuur, spoorwegen, bevaarbare rivieren, luchtvaartverbindingen, wegen, grenscorrecties, bankfilialen, stadsplannen, katholieke missies in 1908 ... Een beeldbank van meer dan 110 Mb.

44 scans of maps of Africa, the Congo Independent State of Leopold II and of the Belgian Congo: political, infrastructure, railways, rivers, airlines, border corrections, banks, city plans, catholic missions in 1908 ... All scans produced at high resolution of 600 dpi. JPEG-files. An image bank of more than 110 Mb.

The build up of the filenames is as follows: the year of the map _ explanation _ reference to the source: for example: 19490000_ElisabethvilleStadsplan_19490008. This means a city map of Elisabethville dated 1949 and the source is book/document with number 19490008 in the MERS database.

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Ongoing research & scanning project by MERS Antique Books Antwerp.

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