Map of the City of Vilnius

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Map ID: 198
Original title: Plan miasta Wilna
Localization: Vilnius
Year: 1928
Scale: 1:12 500
Map size: 54x64 cm
Publisher: Printing House and Bookstore of Jozef Zawadski. Vilnius
Source: NB LNU I.Franka, 1233 II
Rights: Science Library of the Ivan Franko National University of Lviv (NB LNU I.Franko). Lviv

Reprint of a 1921 Map of Vilnius by Jozef Zawadski’s printing house and bookstore, 1928.

Legend:

  • The upper left corner holds the title: “Map of the City of Vilnius” (Plan miasta Wilna).
  • Below is information on the map’s editor: “Prepared by Chief City Surveyor St. Januszewicz, 1921” (Ułożył Kier. Pomiarów Miejskich St. Januszewicz w 1921 r.).
  • Also located here is the city coat of arms.
  • Beneath the coat of arms is information on the institution that reprinted the original 1921 "Map of Vilnius": “New and revised edition printed by Jozef Zawadski’s printing press and bookstore. Vilnius 1928” (Wydanie nowe poprawione nakładem drukarni i księgarni Józefa Zawadzkiego. Wilno 1928).
  • Below this is the scale (Skala 12:500) and scale bar.
  • The bottom right corner holds information on where the map was printed: “‘Polish Library’ Graphic Establishments, Bydgoszcz” (Zakłady Graficzne "Bibljoteka Polska" w Bydgoszczy).