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Peter the Great Plans a New City - St. Petersburg

Desiring a new capital city, Peter the Great - the Russian Tsar - plans the new town he names St. Petersburg. This map, published in London during 1749, depicts the new town and its environs.


Media Credits

Gentlemen''s Magazine, Map created for Gentleman''s Magazine and published, in London, during 1749.

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