EarthWorks Geospatial Catalog

Dijon, France, 1761 (Image 2 of 2) (Raster Image)

Description
This layer is a georeferenced raster image of the historic paper map entitled: Plan géométral de la ville de Dijon : levé en 1759 par les ordres de M.M. les Elus Généraux de Bourgogne, et de M.M. les Maire et Echevins de la dite ville par le Sr. Mikel, Ingenieur Géographe du Roy ; et les vue et ornemens, dessinés par le Sr. Jolivet, Architecte... ; gravé à Paris par Jean Lattré. It was published by Jean Lattré, rue St. Jacques à la ville de Bordeaux in 1761. Scale [ca. 1:2,800]. Covers Dijon, France. This layer is image 2 of 2 total images of the two sheet source map, representing the northeast portion of the map. Map in French. 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, fortification, parks, cemeteries, ground cover, and more. Includes illustrations. 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
1761
Held by
Harvard
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