EarthWorks Geospatial Catalog

Kansas City, Missouri, 1930 (Raster Image)

Description
This layer is a georeferenced raster image of the historic paper map entitled: A map of the Country Club District, [by Earl W. Allen]. It was published by J.C. Nichols Companies in 1930. Scale [ca. 1:8,000]. Covers portions of Kansas City, Missouri, and Mission Hills, Kansas. The image inside the map neatline is georeferenced to the surface of the earth and fit to the Missouri West State Plane Coordinate System NAD83 (in Feet) (Fipszone 2403). 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 pictorial map shows features such as roads, street cars, drainage, selected buildings, parks, country clubs, golf courses, other places of interest, and more. Includes notes, text, and illustrations. This layer is part of a selection of digitally scanned and georeferenced historic maps from The Harvard Map Collection as part of the Imaging the Urban Environment project. Maps selected for this project represent major urban areas and cities of the world, at various time periods. These maps typically portray both natural and manmade features at a large scale. The selection represents a range of regions, originators, ground condition dates, scales, and purposes.
Publisher
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard College Library
Place(s)
Missouri, Kansas City, Kansas, and Mission Hills
Subject(s)
Maps, Maps, Pictorial, Recreation, Golf courses, Human settlements, Cities and towns, Land use, Landforms, Infrastructure (Economics), Transportation, Bodies of water, imageryBaseMapsEarthCover, and society
Year
1930-01-01T01:01:01Z
Held by
Harvard
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