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Beck-Rzikowsky, Friedrich#

b. Freiburg (Germany), March 21, 1830, d. Vienna, Feb. 9, 1920, cartographer, general, 1881-1906 chief of staff. Was instrumental in introducing photogrammetry for mapping purposes, 1885 responsible for drawing up a new official map of Central Europe (1 : 200,000). Was commonly known as "Vizekaiser" ("deputy emperor").


E. Glaise-Horstenau, Franz Josephs Weggefaehrte, 1930.