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New Haven, Connecticut, 1898 (Raster Image)

Description
This layer is a georeferenced raster image of the historic paper map entitled: The Price Lee Co's. new map of the city of New Haven, surveyed by S.W. Searle, surveyor and civil engineer, and drawn by him expressly for their new city directory. It was published by Price Lee Co., 1898. Scale [1:14,400]. Covers also portions of Woodbridge, Hamden, North Haven, East Haven, and West Haven. The image inside the map neatline is georeferenced to the surface of the earth and fit to the Connecticut State Plane Coordinate System (Feet) (FIPS 0600). All map collar and inset information is also available as part of the raster image, including any inset maps, profiles, statistical tables, directories, text, illustrations, or other information associated with the principal map. This map shows features such as roads, railroads, drainage, selected public buildings, cemeteries, parks, city ward boundaries, radial distances from City Hall, and more. Relief is shown by hachures. This layer is part of a selection of digitally scanned and georeferenced historic maps of New England from the Harvard Map Collection. These maps typically portray both natural and manmade features. The selection represents a range of regions, originators, ground condition dates, scales, and map purposes.
Publisher
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard College Library
Year
1898
Held by
Harvard
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