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us: Berghaus, Heinrich Karl Wilhelm, 1797-1884

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    • us: Berghaus, Heinrich Carl Wilhelm, 1797-1884
    • us: Berghaus, H. (Heinrich), 1797-1884
    • us: Berghaus, H. W. (Heinrich Wilhelm), 1797-1884
    • us: Berghaus, Heinrich C. (Heinrich Carl), 1797-1884
    • us: Berghaus, Heinrich K. (Heinrich Karl), 1797-1884
    • us: Berghaus, Henry, 1797-1884
    • us: B., H. (Berghaus, Heinrich), 1797-1884
    • us: H. B. (Heinrich Berghaus), 1797-1884
    • us: Bgs. (Berghaus), 1797-1884
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        (naf) Kleve (North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany)
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        (naf) Szczecin (Poland)
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        • Organization: (naf) Geographische Kunstschule (Potsdam, Germany)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Justus Perthes (Firm : Gotha, Germany)
        • Affiliation Start: 1829
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        (lcsh) Engineers
          (lcsh) Geographers
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        • found: Vollständiger Hand-Atlas der neueren Erdbeschreibung über alle Theile der Erde, 1858: title page (Dr. Heinrich Berghaus, Professor und Director der Geographischen Kunstschule in Potsdam)
        • found: DNB in VIAF, 8 April 2014 (heading: Berghaus, Heinrich Karl Wilhelm, 1797-1884; variants: B., H.; Berghaus, Heinrich; Berghaus, H.; Berghaus, H. W.; Berghaus, Heinrich C.; Berghaus, Heinrich Carl; Berghaus, Heinrich Carl Wilhelm; Berghaus, Heinrich K.; Berghaus, Heinrich Karl; Berghaus, Henry; Bgs.)
        • found: LC database, 8 April 2014 (heading: Berghaus, Heinrich Karl Wilhelm, 1797-1884)
        • found: Tooley's dictionary of mapmakers, 1999-2004: (Berghaus, Doctor Heinrich Carl Wilhelm (1797-1884); engineer, geographer, teacher of geodesy, pioneer of scientific thematic cartography, author of theoretical works on geography and cartography; born in Kleve, Germany; worked in Prussian Land Survey Office; worked for Geographical Institute in Weimar, Schopp & Co., and Georg Reimer; from 1829, worked in association with Justus Perthes; died in Szczecin, Poland)
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