File:1852 Levasseur Map of the Department Du Haut Rhin, France (Alsace Wine Region) - Geographicus - HauteRhin-levasseur-1852.jpg

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creator QS:P170,Q588019
Title
Dept. du Haut-Rhin.
Description
English: This is a fascinating 1852 map of the French department of Haut-Rhin, France. This mountainous area is part of the Alsace wine region and is known for its production of both Pinot Noir and Pinot Gris. The map proper is surrounded by elaborate decorative engravings designed to illustrate both the natural beauty and trade richness of the land. There is a short textual history of the regions depicted on both the left and right sides of the map. Published by V. Levasseur in the 1852 edition of his Atlas National de la France Illustree.
Date 1852 (undated)
Dimensions Height: 11.5 ″ (29.2 cm); Width: 16.5 ″ (41.9 cm)
dimensions QS:P2048,11.5U218593;P2049,16.5U218593
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Geographicus link: HauteRhin-levasseur-1852
Source/Photographer

Levassuer, V., Atlas National Illustre des 86 Departements et des Possessions de La France Divise par Arrondissements, Cantons et Communea avec La Trace de Toutes Les Routes, Chemins,de fer et Canaux., 1852 edition.

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