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Catalog Number 2005.74.49
Object Name Map
Accession number 2005.74
Other number CM-FR2-vos
Description French printed map, in color, of the Vosges Mountains titled "Les Vosges". The map includes locations of larger cities, such as Metz, Strasbourg, and Mulhouse. Also includes smaller towns and villages, rivers, and roadways. Hand drawn on the map is a purple line running north to south through the mountains that is labeled: "Front - 1914-1918". Printed on bottom margin of map in French: "Edition L. Mievre, Librairie / Annemasse (Haute Savoie) / Representant exclusif pour la France / et les Colonies" and "Dessin et Impression / par la Compagnie Suisse d'arts graphiques Bale (Suisse). / Depose, toute reproduction interdite." Handwritten on bottom margin: "Sgt. S. Morse Willis / Hdg. Detch. 35th Div. A.E.F."

Handwritten on back side of map, transcribed: "Perspective Relief Map of Les Vosges / (Vosges Mts.) / (Alsace-Lorraine) / with / Front Line in Red".

66.5 x 53.6 cm.

From the service of Sgt. Sidney Morse Willis, Service No. 1446764, Headquarters Company, 137th Infantry Regiment, 35th Division, A.E.F.
Date n.d.
People Willis, Sidney Morse
Subjects World War I
Maps
French
Title French map of the Vosges Mountains