Maps: 1876 - 1900
KUK - Austro-
Hungarian - maps were
produced (with some
exceptions) by state-
run K.u.K. MGI.
(
Kaiserlich und Konig-
lich
Militaergeo-
grafisches Institut,
Military-Geographic
Institute). The most
known map type, so-
called. “Specialkarte,“

1:75 000
scale, was
revised and printed in
several editions, and,
after the fall of the
Austro-Hungarian
Empire, was re-used by
many countries of
Central and Eastern
Europe.
1876 Kowno
1876 KUK Wiljna
1882 Augustin
von Edmond
Dubail: "EUROPE
CENTRALE
(PARTIE
ORIENTALE),"
Paris, 52 x 39
cm, from "Atlas
St. Cyr.,"also titled
"Atlas Universel
de Geographie
Moderne.".
From
www.davidrumsey.
com  
1882 "Letts Popular
Atlas:" "Russia (Poland),"
London, published 1881 -
84 in four volumes. Also
a
DETAIL image (AK)
1888 Kovno Guberniya. From the U.S.
Library of Congress: www.loc.gov
1889 Bibliog. Inst. Leipzig: "POLEN U.
WESTRUSSLAND," 12 x 10 inches. Also two
DETAIL images, and the cover of the atlas
it came from: the 4th edition of  "Meyers
Konversations- Lexicon," consisting of 16
volumes, appeared in 1885-90
1890 Pompei Nikolaevich  
Batyushkov: "Бѣлоруссія и Литва
"
(Belorussia and Litva)
. From
wikicommonss via the British Library
Bibliographisches Inst. Leipzig' (publisher): "WEST-
RUSSLAND," 10 x 12 inches, from "Meyers grosses
Konversations- Lexicon."
1897 "RUSSIA
..." 10.4 x 14.75
inches, from
"The Century
Atlas."
(AK)
1898 Bibliog. Inst.
Leipzig: "MITTEL U.
WEST RUSSLAND."
1890 - 1907:
"Brockhaus and Efron
Encyclopedic
Dictionary," published
in 86 volumes in Russia
1890 - 1907. These
images of  Russia's
Gubernias, arranged in
their relative
geographic positions, are
part of the dictionary's
public domain 235
maps, 121,240 articles,
and 7800 images. :
Pskov
Kovno & Courland
Livland & Estonia
Vilna
Vitebsk
Minsk
Grodno
1895 Two versions of Bibliographisches
Institut Leipzig's: "RUSSISCHE OSTSEE-
PROVINZEN LIVLAND, ESTHLAND, KUR-
LAND," the left at
1:3 700 000, the right at
1:2 250 000
, both from "Meyers grosses
Konversations-Lexicon," published
1885-1907.
The version at near right is AK; the
version at far right is from eBay
1887 Ludwig Ravenstein: "Atlas
des Deutschen Reichs,"
1:850 000,
plate depicting East Prussia and
the Memel region. Also a
DETAIL
image.  From Univ. of Wisconsin Digital
Collection
1880 Jacob Kuyper (geographer/mapmaker):
"RUSLAND (POLEN)" and "RUSLAND (OOSTZEEP-
ROVINCIEN)," Amsterdam, both 7.5 x 9.25 inches,
lithographs from G.L. Funke's "Wereld- Atlas voor
Kantoor en Huiskamer," published 1880-82.
1882 "Nebensicht der
Truppen Dislokationen an
der deutsch- russischen
Grenze"
(Locations of troops
along the German-Russian
border).
From www.karty.by
1883 "Letts Popular
Atlas:" "Russia (Sheet 3 of
9)," London, 35 x 41 cm.
From www.davidrumsey.com
1879 Keith Johnston:
"BASIN OF THE BALTIC,"
Edinburgh, 47 x 58 cm.,
at
1:2 400 000, from
Keith Johnston's Atlas.
From www.davidrumsey.com
1881 "CARTE DES
PARTAGES DE LA
POLOGNE," Paris, at
1:6
000 000
, with all
notations handwritten.
From www.karty.by
1879 Keith Johnston:
"SOUTH-WEST RUSSIA
[also] Showing the extent
of THE KINGDOM OF
POLAND previous to its
partition in 1772," Edin-
burgh and London, at
1:3
456 000
. From
www.davidrumsey.com
1890 Matīss Siliņš: "Latvijas Karte," Riga.
This is the first detailed map of Latvia in
Latvian made by the founder of Latvian
national cartography Silinš was a
historian, ethnographer and translator.  
as an appendix to the publication “Atbalss
kalendārs.”
From the National Library of Latvia
via the Europeanlibrary.org
1883 "Letts Popular
Atlas: "Russia [Sheet
5 of 9]," London,
32 x 44 cm.
From
www.davidrumsey.com
1881 [dated 1879] Adolph
Stieler: "Sud-Schweden,
die Russischen Ostersee-
Provinzen, Polen, &
West-Russland," Gotha,
36 x 42 cm, from his
"Hand Atlas Uber Alle
Theile Der Erde..."
From
www.davidrumsey.com
c. 1876 "Карта
Виленской губернiи."
From the US Library of
Congress via easteurotopo.org
1876 "Карта Ковенской
губерiи."
From the US
Library of Congress via
easteurotopo.org
1876 "Карта Витебской  
губерiи."
From the US
Library of Congress via
easteurotopo.org
1900 Antanas Maciejauskas: "Žemlapis
Lietuviškai Latviško krašto" / "Karte von
LLittauer - Lettenland Mastalas"
(Map of
Lithuanian and Latvia Borders)
, St.
Petersburg. Censorship halted its
distribution, but a legal case was won over
the existing ban on publications using non-
Cyrillic alphabets.
From The WROBLEWSKI
LIBRARY OF THE LITHUANIAN ACADEMY OF
SCIENCES: http://elibrary.mab.lt/
1897 Konstantin
Sluchevsky: "Карта
Сѣверо-Западу Россіи"
(Map, Northwest Russia),
St. Petersburg, with
water and land/railroad
routes.
From the British
Library via europeana.eu
1897 "КАРТА
ВНЛЕНСКОЙ
ГУБЕРНIИ"
(Map of
Vilna guberniya)
.
From wikimedia
c. 1900 В.П. Семенова: КАРТА
ВЕРХНЯГО ПОДНБПРОВЬЯ И
ЬБЛОРУССИ"
(Map of the Upper Dnieper
and Belarus).
From the US Library of Congress
via www.mapywig.org
1882 Blackie &
Sons Atlas:
"Baltics,"
Edinburgh.
1880 J.J.E. Reclus
(geographer) - C.E. Perron
(mapmaker) - Hachette
(publisher): "No 88
--Vilno,"
Paris, 11 x 5
cm, a woodcut from the
19-volume "La Nouvelle
Géographie universelle..,"
published 1875-94.
From
adriaticprints on eBay
1886 Carl Graef: "Die
Preussischen Provinzen
Preussen und Posen und
das Königreich Polen,"
Weimar, 55 x 63 cm, pub-
lished by the Geograph-
isches Institut.
From
www.davidrumsey.com
www.
theprintscollector.com
oldmapsoldbooks on eBay
1895
www.theprintscollector.com
1898 Henry Lange: "Karte
von Liv. Est. und Kurland
..," Riga, 68 x 70 cm.
From
the Bibliotheque Nationale de
France, via www.theeuropean
library.org
1897 F.A. Brock-
haus:
"WEST-
RUSSLAND UND
OSTZEEPROVIN-
ZEN," from Konver-
sations Lexikon.
Compare with
1903 version.
From
german-vintage-prints
on eBay
1882 [dated]: "Mapa
gubernij: Wileńskiej,
Kowieńskiej i Grodzień-
skiej. Dodatek d „Kalen-
darza Domowego Litews-
kiego“ na rok 1882–
gi“ (
Vilna Kovno and
Grodno guberniyas,"

Vilnius.
From der Abteilung
für seltenen Drucke der
Litauischen Akademie der
Wissenschaften, via
Tomas
Nenartovic
1879 Gerard Lemaitre
(engraver): "Carte Génér-
ale de la Pologne," Paris,
21.6 x 20.1 cm. Re-issue
of his 1825 map, but the
engraving credited to
(then 6-year-old)
Theodore Delsol.
From
richben1066 on eBay
1882 "Russland,
Westliche Gou-
vernements," Leip-
zig,  10 x 12 inches.
From heshke7 on eBay
1893 Richard
Andree:  "WEST-
RUSSLAND," 40
x 28 cm, from
Andree's "Allge-
meiner Hand-
atlas in 91
Haupt und 86
Nebenkarten."  
From miklianmaps.
com
1892-95 F.A. Brockhaus (publisher):
"Militärdislokation im Deutschen
Reiche Östliche Grenze"
(Military
Locations on the German Reich's
Eastern Border)
(864 KB), Leipzig, Berlin
and Vienna, depicting surprisingly detailed
information on Russian military
emplacements.
From old_prints_23 on eBay
1896
1882 [dated] Walery Kopernicki
(Polish philologist/teacher):
"MAPA hydrograficzna DAWNEJ
SŁOWIAŃSZCZYZNY Część
Zachodnio-północna"
(A
hydrgraphic map of the former
Slavic regions in the Northwest).  
In 1883 his explanatory text was
published: "Rzeki i jeziora tekst
objaśniający do mapy hydro-
graficznej dawnej Słowiań-
szczyzny części północno-
zachodniej."
From Składnica Map
Biblioteki Wydziału Nauk o Ziemi
Uniwersytetu Śląskiego, via www.
mapywig.org