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Avignon, France, ca. 1618 (Raster Image)

Description
This layer is a georeferenced raster image of the historic paper map entitled: Civitatis Avenionis omni[u]mq. viarum et aedificiorum eius perfecta delineatio hoc anno MCCXVIII. It was published ca. 1618. Scale [ca. 1:1,500]. Map in Latin. Covers Avignon, France. The image inside the map neatline is georeferenced to the surface of the earth and fit to the European Datum 1950, Universal Transverse Mercator (UTM) Zone 31N projected 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 roads, drainage, built-up areas and selected buildings, fortifications, ground cover, and more. Relief shown pictorially. 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 College Library
Year
1618
Held by
Harvard
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