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Germany, Topographic Maps, 1860-1965 - Ancestry.com
Topografische Karten Deutschlands, 1860-1965
Meyer's Orts in English and searchable!
The Atlas des Deutschen Reichs by Ludwig Ravenstein
Besides Germany, the maps of this atlas also covers portions of other bordering countries. An overview map showing the full area covered by the Atlas can be found on the title page.
Use a browser translator for the German site, the English version is incomplete.
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