Geographical Institute of Weimar

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Southwest Asia by Leopold Kraatz and Thomas Luther, 1866, published Geographical Institute of Weimar

Geographical Institute of Weimar (German: Geographisches Institut Weimar) was a German map publisher. It was based in Weimar, Germany. The company was founded in 1804 and made globes, yearbooks, and maps.[1] Friedrich Justin Bertuch managed the company upon its founding.[2] Adam Christian Gaspari and Heinrich Kiepert worked there.[1]


  1. ^ a b "Southwest Asia". World Digital Library. 1866. Retrieved 2013-07-27. 
  2. ^ "Geographisches Institut, Weimar". Summary. M. Witkam. Retrieved 27 July 2013.