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نویسنده [English]چکیده [English]
The city of Tabriz which prosperous rich historical background and during its history has always been as the first or second city of Iran government lineages; In the Qajar era known as “daralsaltaneh Tabriz” was considered as prince consort and the second most important city after Daralkhlafeh Naseri. Political importance of Tabriz in one hand and based in northwestern of Iran border made the city has become a gateway for entry of abroad (west) modernity and progress into the country. Among the manifestations of these developments, was the first maps of different cities of Iran during the Qajar era. Seven of the maps was prepared for the city of Tabriz, which has produced the largest number among the cities of Iran and as one of the authentic documents considered for understanding the spatial structure of this important city. So the purpose of this paper is to present the evolution of historical maps of the city of Tabriz in the Qajar period. To force to specified the most important changes in the spatial structure of this city in the Qajar period.
In this paper, according to the historical issue, the method of data collection is descriptive with historical documentary approach that will be taking advantage of the literature (and references). As well as data analysis and findings of studies is in the comparative - analytical method. Finally, the changes of the spatial structure of the city of Tabriz in the Qajar era can be divided into three periods: 1. Gholikhani headed and Abbas Mirza’s Crown Prince, 2. The Crown Princes of nasir aldin shah and mozaffar aldin shah, 3. Mohammad Shah’s Crown Prince and the constitutional period and drawings are done in such a way that represents the characteristics of each period.