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Bird's-eye view black and white relief map  of the battlefield in the Vosges with the German city of Colmar in Alsace in the foreground looking west into the mountains to Münstertal and toward France beyond. The city of Mulhouse, which changed hands several times in August 1914, is to the south. The card has been annotated in black ink.

Bird's-eye view of the battlefield in the Vosges with the German city of Colmar in Alsace in the foreground looking west into the mountains to Münstertal and toward France beyond. The city of Mulhouse, which changed hands several times in August 1914, is to the south. The card has been annotated in black ink.

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Colmar, Münster, and other city, town, and mountain names.

Other views: Front, Back, LargerBack

Using the Map Library

Open the folder of Available Maps, below, to see the list of maps. Open the folder for an individual map to see the available views of the map including different resolutions, details, insets, etc.

Open an individual view in a different tab or window to keep the Available Map folder expanded. Open a map directly in the Map Library page to see the back of the map, if available.

Sources

The maps are from period publications, maps, magazines, books, and, many of them, postcards. Some are hand drawn.