How does it work ?

On this page you will find direct links to digitalized travel books for the listed places, categorized per modern Turkish district (ilçe)

by example:

Ovaçevirme →Lynch 1901-2: 256 (Chevermeh)

Ovaçevirme = is the Turkish modern name.

Lynch 1901 = is the name of the travel report where this name can be found. If the text is blue, is it is linked to a title description.

256 = the page number. If the number is blue it links to a page in one of the digital book repositories (archive.org, openlibary.org or hathitrust.org, jstor) or to a reproduction of the text on this website with geographical annotations.

(Chevermeh) the original name used by the author

(→ANT) links to a list of geographical annotations for this title.

It is much appreciated if you report broken links

Geographical Index on 19th century travel reports

website of Jelle Verheij, historian

Ağrı central district

AğrıBrant 1841: 426, 427 (Kara Kilisa) →Lynch 1901-2: 3 (Karakilise) (→ANT)

AşağıküpkıranLynch 1901-2: 7 (Küp Keran) (→ANT)

EğribelenLynch 1901-2: 12 (Zado) (→ANT)

Murat Brant 1841: 426 (Ziro)

YazılıLynch 1901-2: 7 (Mangasar) (→ANT)

Yoncalı Brant 1841: 426 (Yunjahli)

Yolluyazı →Lynch 1901-2: 10, 12 (Dombat) (→ANT)


Diyadin district

Diyadin Brant 1841: 418-419, 423 (Diyadin)


Doğubeyazıt district

DoğubeyazıtBrant 1841: 420-423 (Bayazid)


Eleşkirt district

general Brant 1841: 424, 427 (Arishkerd)

Çatkösedağ Brant 1841: 428, 429 (Chat)

Mollaosman Brant 1841: 427 (Molla Osman)

Mollasüleyman Brant 1841: 424, 427, 428 (Molla Suleiman)

ToprakkaleBrant 1841: 427, 428 (Toprak Kal'eh) →Abbott 1842: 219, 220 (Toprak Kaleh)


Hamur district

CeylanlıLynch 1901-2: 13 (Avdi) (→ANT)

KoçkanLynch 1901-2: 13 (Okhan) (→ANT)

KöşkLynch 1901-2: 13 (Köshk) (→ANT)


Patnos district

PatnosLynch 1901-2: 20 (Patnotz) (→ANT)

Taşkın Rassam 1897: 114 (Takshoor) (ANT→) [identification not certain]


Taşlıçay district

Bayramyazı Brant 1841: 426 (Allegur)

Geçitveren Brant 1841: 426 (Kalasur)

TaştekerBrant 1841: 423 (Monastery of U'ch Kilisa)


Tutak district

TutakLynch 1901-2: 14, 264 (Tutakh) (→ANT)

AşağıkargalıkLynch 1901-2: 267 (Gargalik) (→ANT)

AşağıköşkköyLynch 1901-2: 16, 17 (Köshk) (→ANT)

BayındırLynch 1901-2: 267 (Baïndir) (→ANT)

BurnubulakLynch 1901-2: 18 (Burnu Bulakh) (→ANT)

OğlaksuyuLynch 1901-2: 15 (Milan) (→ANT)

YukarıkargalıkLynch 1901-2: 267 (Gargalik) (→ANT)


Ağrı Province

Ağrı Province