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Map of Gangwon Province

Uzan Island (Usando) is located west of Utsuryo Island (Ulleungdo).

Document title Map of Gangwon Province
Date created (Western calendar) 1872
Date created (Japanese era) Meiji 5
Author(s) / Editor(s)
Name of publication "Geographical Map of Chōsen (Joseon)"
Content A general map of Chōsen (Joseon) formerly owned by the Geographic Bureau of the Ministry of Home Affairs. A picture map copied in 1872 from a picture map drawn by brush in Chōsen (Joseon) in 1592. Uzan Island (Usando) is drawn to the west of Utsuryo Island (Ulleungdo), revealing that this contradicts the South Korean claim that Uzan Island (Usando) is Takeshima.
Language Japanese
Public access Open
Repository National Archives of JapanNew Window
Medium Paper
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Reference No. T1872000000203
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