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Catalog Number 2002.51.48
Object Name Map
Accession number 2002.51
Description Topographical color map, black, blue and red. Top left corner: Groupe des Canevas de Tir. (Firing Canvas) This type of map is a grid compised of known points showing army and trench positions that are designated by name.
Map of Verdun, a small city in northeastern France. This depicts french trenches and schematics from the 1st of September 1918. Marked "secret". Torn into three pieces.
Date September 1, 1918
Subjects World War I
Western Front
Topographic maps
Trench map
Title Verdun-B
Area / Region Northeastern France
Publisher Base Printing Plant, 29th Engineers, U.S. Army
Pub Date 1918
Scale 1:20,000