Cartography for the common defense

8/1956

This is an August 1956 map of Port Said, Egypt, one of the thousands of maps created by the Department of Defense. They cover most of the world’s land masses, at various scales, and include features like elevation, roads and railroads, cities and towns, and bodies of water. The Suez Canal is in the lower center of this map

National Archives, Records of the Office of the Chief of Engineers


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