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Canberra
Bib ID 7331470
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline [cartographic image, text, sheet]
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Scale Scale 1:175,000 (E 149°04ʹ04ʺ--E 149°11ʹ36ʺ/S 35°14ʹ36ʺ--S 35°20ʹ20ʺ). 
Description [Leipzig, Germany] : [Bibliographisches Institut], [1934] 
1 map ; 8 x 7 cm, on sheet 25 x 17 cm + photocopy (15 x 13 cm, on sheet 30 x 21 cm) 
Notes

Map of Canberra. Relief shown by hachures, spot heights and pictorially.

From: Meyers kleines lexikon.. Leipzig : Bibliographisches Institut, 1933-1934. Page 349.

Map is printed on sheet also showing some entries for 'C' in encyclopedia (pages 349-350)

National Library of Australia's copy accompanied by enlarged photocopy of original map, pasted on to photocopy of the title page of the dictionary Meyers kleines lexikon. German text in encyclopedia relating to Canberra translated to English and pasted under photocopy of map: Capital of the Australian Commonwealth, in the Federal Territory of Australia, with 9245 residents, founded in 1913. A large part of the city is an example of modern city's founding whose building plan comes from a Chicago bulider. The city is not built yet. Also has legend translated from German to English.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-394288771

In German. Text relating to Canberra and legend in English on photocopy.

Subjects Canberra (A.C.T.) -- Maps.
Time Coverage 1913 
Other authors/contributors Bibliographisches Institut (Leipzig)

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