Korea 1:50,000. Pakch'on, sheet 6333 III / prepared under the direction of the Chief of Engineers by the Army Map Service (CV), U.S. Army.

Cartographer
United States. Army Map Service [Browse]
Format
Map
Language
  • English
  • Korean
Εdition
Fourth Edition-AMS (FEC)
Published/​Created
Washington, D.C. : Army Map Service, U.S. Army, 1951.
Description
  • transverse Mercator projection (E 125°30ʹ--E 125°45ʹ/N 39°50ʹ--N 39°40ʹ)
  • 1 map : color.

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Library of Congress genre(s)
Series
Notes
  • Alternative title: Pakchon, Korea. Relief shown by 20 m. with auxiliary 5 and 10 m. contour interval, and spot heights. Transverse Mercator projection. Place names transcribed according to the McCune-Reischauer System. Alternate Japanese names shown in parentheses are transcribed according to the Modified Hepburn (Romanji) System. With a Korean-Japanese-English glossary. Compiled in 1947 from Korea 1:50,000, Japanese Imperial Land Survey. This series was published during the Korean War. The maps were used for planning and conducting local operations during this war.
  • Relief shown by 20 meter contours and spot heights.
  • One thousand meter universal transverse Mercator grid.
  • Map shows: international, Kun, Pu (Gun, Fu), My̆on, Up (Men Yū) boundaries; density of construction in urban areas; roads; railroads; hydrographic features; areas of cultivation and some land forms are shown.
  • With a Korean - Japanese, and Japanese - English glossary.
  • Place names transcribed according to the McCune-Reischauer System. Alternate Japanese names shown in parentheses are transcribed according to the Modified Hepburn (Romanji) System.
  • This series was published during the Korean War. The maps were used for planning and conducting local operations during this war.
  • Marginal diagrams: Index to adjoining sheets -- Index to boundaries.
  • "For use by National Defense Agencies only."
Bibliographic references
Compiled in 1947 from Korea, 1:50,000, Japanese Imperial Land Survey, Pakch'on, 1936. Planimetric detail partially revised from aerial photography by photo-planimetric methods. Aerial photography by U.S. Army Air Force, 1944-45.
Geographic coverage
P'yongan-pukto (Heian-Hokudo) in Korea. This series covers North and South Korea.
Language note
In English and Korean.
Other format(s)
Online version available via the Princeton University Libraries Digital Maps & Geospatial Data website.
Other title(s)
  • P'yongan-pukto (Heian-Hokudo)
  • Hakusen
Alternate title
  • Pakch'on (Hakusen), Korea
Standard map series designation
  • A.M.S. L751
OCLC
1340433738
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