Plan of the Capital City of Warsaw

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Map ID: 203
Original title: Plan m. st. Warszawy
Localization: Warsaw
Year: 1924
Scale: 1:20 000
Map size: 97,5x83 cm
Publisher: Military Institute of Geography. Warsaw
Source: NB LNU I.Franka, 1603 IV
Rights: Science Library of the Ivan Franko National University of Lviv (NB LNU I.Franko). Lviv

Map of the Capital City of Warsaw prepared by the Military Geography Institute in 1924 based on earlier maps from 1917 and 1919.


  • The upper part of the map holds the name: “Map of the Capital City of Warsaw” (Plan m. st. Warszawy).
  • The upper right corner contains an inlay with a map of the Grochow district (Grochów), and the village of Kaweczyn (Wieś Kawęczyn).
  • The lower part of the map holds the map key.
  • The central lower part holds the numerical scale (1:20 000) and the scale bar.
  • Below this is publishing information and the date: “Edition and Print by the Military Geography Insitute, 1924" (Druk i wydanie Wojskowego Instytutu Geograficznego 1924 r.), as well as the copyright notice: "All authorship rights reserved" (Wszelkie autorskie prawa zastrzeżone).
  • The bottom right corner holds information for the map’s cartographical basis: "Drawn on the basis of the Magistrate Map of 1917 (Scale 1: 10 000) with amendments by the Military Geography Institute, 1919" (Wykonano na podstawie planu magistrackiego w skali 1:10 000 z r. 1917. z uwzglednieniem reambulacji W. I. G. z r. 1919).