Historical Geography Research ›› 2022, Vol. 42 ›› Issue (1): 116-128.

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Textual Research on the Old Map of Fengmishan Zhaoken Sizhi Ditu Collected in Germany Library

Sun Jingchao   

  1. Institute of Ancient History, Chinese Academy of Social Science, Beijing 100101, China
  • Received:2021-08-21 Online:2022-02-20 Published:2022-07-08


The old map Fengmishan Zhaoken Sizhi Ditu collected in Germany library, showing mountain peaks, rivers, lakes, settlements, traffic lines and so on, is a valuable historical material. The map was drawn under the background of immigration and reclamation in the eastern Jilin Province in the late Qing Dynasty. It reflected the regional development in the frontier crisis. By interpreting the features on the piece of map, combining with the historical background outside of the map, it is helpful to understand the historical process of Jilin border area in the late Qing Dynasty.

Key words: Fengmishan Zhaoken Sizhi Ditu, immigrats to the border area, administration setting

CLC Number: 

  • K928