EarthWorks Geospatial Catalog

Exposition Universelle, Paris, France, 1867 (Raster Image)

Description
This layer is a georeferenced raster image of the historic paper map entitled: Exposition universelle de 1867, à Paris : plan d'ensemble du palais, du parc et du jardin, dessiné par Em. Guitton; gravé par F. Lefèvre. It was published by la Commission Impériale [par] E. Dentu, éditeur. Scale [ca. 1:2,500]. Covers the grounds and buildings of the Exposition Universelle 1867, Paris, 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, paths, buildings, drainage, ground cover, and more. 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)
France and Paris
Subject(s)
Maps, Exhibitions, Buildings, Human settlements, Cities and towns, Land use, Landforms, Infrastructure (Economics), Transportation, Bodies of water, imageryBaseMapsEarthCover, and structure
Year
1867-01-01T01:01:01Z
Held by
Harvard
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