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Rato, Formosa (Taiwan), Taihoku-shu. A.M.S. L991.

Description
AMS 1. Alternate title: Rato. In upper left margin: Formosa city plans 1:6,000. Polyconic projection. Relief shown by contour lines at 10 meter intervals. Place names are transcribed according to the modified Hepburn (Romaji) System. Name has been changed to Lo-Tung [Lotung]. Compiled in 1944 from vertical aerial photography dated November 1943 by photo-planimetric method and by reference to Formosa 1:25,000, Japanese Imperial Land Survey, Raot, 1927, Formosa 1:50,000, Japanese Imperial Land Survey, Rato, 1930 and Formosa 1:50,000 A.M.S. Sheet 2421-II, 1944. Additional Information from intelligence data. With a glossary.
Publisher
Washington, D.C. : Army Map Service, U.S. Army, 1944.
Subject(s)
Topographic maps and Taiwan—Maps
Held by
Princeton
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