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Leipzig, Germany, 1735 (Raster Image)

This layer is a georeferenced raster image of the historic paper map entitled: Lipsia florentißimum ac permunitum emporium et academia celeberrima in Circulo Saxonico Superiore = Leipzig eine florisante auch befestigte Handels-Stadt und wietberühmte Universitæt in dem Ober-Sæxischen Craiß, sumptibus Matt. Seutteri. Sac.Cæs Maj. Geogr. Augustani = verlegt von Matth. Seutter I.R.K. Majest. Geogr. in Augsp. It was published by Matth. Seutter in [1735]. Scale [ca. 1:3,300]. Covers Leipzig, Germany. Map in Latin and German. The image inside the map neatline is georeferenced to the surface of the earth and fit to the Deutsches Hauptdreiecksnetz (DHDN) 3-degree Gauss-Kruger Zone 4 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, selected buildings, fortification, ground cover, and more. Includes ill. and view: Leipzig. 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 Leipzig
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