EarthWorks Geospatial Catalog

Dordrecht, Netherlands, ca. 1695 (Raster Image)

Description
This layer is a georeferenced raster image of the historic paper map entitled: Dordracum vulgo Dortt, F. de Wit excudit. It was published ca. 1695. Scale [ca. 1:4,830]. Covers a portion of Dordrecht, Netherlands. Map in Latin and Dutch. The image inside the map neatline is georeferenced to the surface of the earth and fit to the Dutch National Grid: RD (Rijksdriehoekstelsel) GCS Amersfoort (Bessel 1841) 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. Includes also index. 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
Place(s)
Netherlands and Dordrecht
Subject(s)
Maps, Aerial views, Human settlements, Cities and towns, Landforms, Bodies of water, Land use, Infrastructure (Economics), Transportation, and imageryBaseMapsEarthCover
Year
1695-01-01T01:01:01Z
Held by
Harvard
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