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Map Postcards #1 through 10

Mapcard 1 type a


Mapcard 1a key

(#1 type a) Apmeklējiet Kurzemes Šveici!
Visit Kurzeme Switzerland!
printer: P. Mantnieks; card# on front lower left;
size: 14.1x9.2cm (all others but #1 type c are 15x10cm);
scale 1:150 000; publisher logo 1.


Mapcard 1 type b
Marpcard 1b key
(#1 type b) No 1. Apmeklējiet Kurzemes auglīgās lejas!
Visit the Kurzeme fruitful valley!
printer: Army Staff; card# on back;
3.85cm=5km [~1:130 000]; publisher logo 1.


 

(#1 type c) Apmeklējiet Kurzemes Šveici!
Visit the Kurzeme fruitful valley!
printer: P. Mantnieks; card# on front lower left;
size: 14.1x9.3cm (similar to #1 type a)
scale on front; publisher logo 2
[ref. Tourist Route Map Postcards, Pēteris Zariņš],
[scans courtesty of Janis Freibergs].


Mapcard 2 type a
Mapcard 2 key

(#2 type a) No 2. Pazīsti dižo Daugavu!
Know the great river Daugava!
printer: Army Staff; card# on back;
3.5cm=8km [~1:230 000]; publisher logo 1.


mapcard 2 type b

mapcard 2 type b key

(#2 type b) Pazīsti dižo Daugavu!  Pazīsti savu dzimto zemi!
Know the great river Daugava! Know your native land!
printer: P. Mantnieks; card# on front lower left;
scale on front [~1:230 000]; publisher logo 3. [scans courtesy of J. Mors]


Mapcard 3a

Mapcard 3a key

(#3 type a) No 3. Uz Valmieru un Mazsalacu!
To Valmiera and Mazsalaca!
printer: Army Staff; card# on back;
3.8cm=15km [~1:400 000]; publisher logo 1.




(#3 type b) Uz Valmieru un Mazsalacu!  Pazīsti savu dzimto zemi!
To Valmiera and Mazsalaca! Know your native land!
printer: P. Mantnieks; card# on front upper left;
scale on front [~1:400 000]; publisher logo 3.
[scans courtesy of Janis Freibergs].


Mapcard 4

Mapcard 4 key

No 4. Linu un ezeru zeme, Latgale aicina!
Flax and lakes, Latgale calls!
printer: Army Staff; card# on back;
3.8cm=15km [~1:400 000]; publisher logo 1.


Mapcard 5a
Mapcard 5a key

(#5 type a) No 5. Pazisti Rigas apkārtni!
The well-known Riga region! printer: Army Staff; card# on back;
4cm=8km [1:200 000]; publisher logo 1.


mapcard 5 type b

(#5 type b) Pazisti Rigas apkārtni !  Pazīsti savu dzimto zemi!
The well-known Riga region! Know your native land!
printer: P. Mantnieks; card# on front upper right;
scale on front [1:300 000?]; publisher logo 2. [courtesy of J. Mors]


Marcard 6Mapcard 6 key

No 6. Zemgale aicina!
Zemgale calls!
printer: Army Staff; card# on back;
4.55cm=4km [~1:90 000]; publisher logo 1.


Mapcard 7Mapcard 7 key

No 7. Apceļo Vidzemes augstieni!
Travel the Vidzeme uplands!
printer: Army Staff; card# on back;
4cm=8km [1:200 000]; publisher logo 1.


Mapcard 8
Mapcard 8 key

No 8. Uz Piebalgu!
On to Piebalgs!
printer: Army Staff; card# on back;
4cm=8km [1:200 000]; publisher logo 1.


Mapcard 9

Mapcard 9 key
No 9. Skaistā Vidzemes Maliena!
Beautiful Vidzemes Maliena!
printer: Army Staff; card# on back;
4cm=8km [1:200 000]; publisher logo 1.


Mapcard 10

Mapcard 10 key

No 10. Krāšņās Cēsis un apkārtne!
Glorious Cesis and surroundings!
printer: Army Staff; card# on back;
4cm=6km [1:150 000]; publisher logo 1.


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   cards #21 to 30 [786K]
   cards #31 to 40 [1126K]

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