EarthWorks Geospatial Catalog

Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, 1863 (Raster Image)

Description
This layer is a georeferenced raster image of the historic paper map entitled: Field of Gettysburg, July 1st, 2nd & 3rd, 1863, prepared [& drawn] by T. Ditterline. It was published by C. A. Alvord in 1863. Scale [ca. 1:25,500]. The image inside the map neatline is georeferenced to the surface of the earth and fit to the Pennsylvania South State Plane NAD 1983 (Fipszone 3702) coordinate system. 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, index maps, legends, or other information associated with the principal map. This map shows features such as troop and artillery positions, drainage, roads, railroads, and houses with names of residents, and more. Relief shown by hachures.This layer is part of a selection of digitally scanned and georeferenced historic maps from the Harvard Map Collection. These maps typically portray both natural and manmade features. The selection represents a range of originators, ground condition dates, scales, and map purposes.
Publisher
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard Library
Place(s)
Pennsylvania and Gettysburg
Subject(s)
Maps, Human settlements, Cities and towns, Villages, Landforms, Bodies of water, Land use, Infrastructure (Economics), Transportation, American Civil War (1861-1865), Gettysburg, Battle of (Pennsylvania : 1863), imageryBaseMapsEarthCover, and intelligenceMilitary
Year
1863-01-01T01:01:01Z
Held by
Harvard
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