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Hamburg, Germany, 1725 (Raster Image)

This layer is a georeferenced raster image of the historic paper map entitled: Hamburgum celeberrima libera imperii et Hanseatica civitas ac opulentissimum emporium circa ostium Albis ad mare septentr = Hamburg eine weltberuhmte Freye Reichs und Hansee- auch Reiche u. Volkreiche Handels statt an der Elb nicht Weit von der Nord See, Heraus gegeben u. erlegt von Matthaeus Seutter Kupfferstl. Augsp. It was published by Matthaeus Seutter in [1725]. Scale [ca. 1:7,532]. Map in Latin and German. Covers Hamburg, Germany. The image inside the map neatline is georeferenced to the surface of the earth and fit to the WGS84 UTM Zone 32N 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, ground cover, and more. Relief is shown by hachures and pictorially. Includes index and inset view: Hamburg. 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.
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard College Library
Germany and Hamburg
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