EarthWorks Geospatial Catalog

Tainan, Tainan-Shu, Formosa (Taiwan). A.M.S. L991

Description
AMS 1. North Decimal Degree 23.016667. South Decimal Degree 22.950000. East Decimal Degree 120.216667. West Decimal Degree 120.183333. Alternate title: Tainan. In upper left margin: Formosa city plans 1:10,000. Polyconic projection. Relief shown by 10 meter contour intervals, 5 meter auxiliary contour intervals, and spot elevations. Compiled in 1944 from aerial photography dated Nov. 1943 and April 1944, by photo-planimetric method and by reference to Formosa 1:50,000, A.M.S. Sheets Tainan North, Tainan South, 1944; Formosa 1:25,000, AMS, Sheets Tainan North SE, Tainan South NE, 1944. Town plan of Tainan, No. 3333, 1:9,500, OSS, May 1944. Target Chart No. 67, Tainan, 14th USAAF, April 1944. Tainan 1:5,875 (approx.), GSGS MIS, 126. Additional information from intelligence data. Place names are transcribed according to the modified Hepburn (Romaji) System. With a glossary. Name has been changed to T'ai-nan [Tainan].
Publisher
Washington, D.C. : Army Map Service, U.S. Army, 1945.
Subject(s)
Topographic maps and Tainan—Maps
Held by
Princeton
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