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Vienna, Austria, 1720 (Raster Image)

This layer is a georeferenced raster image of the historic paper map entitled: Wien die Welt beruhmte Kayserls. Resid. Stadt : nach ihrem porspect u. grund riss samt anstossender Gegend und Neuen Linieun um die Vor-stadte, versertigt und verlegts Matth. Seutter in Augsp. It was published by Matth. Seutter in [1720]. Scale [ca. 1:17,000]. Map in German. The image inside the map neatline is georeferenced to the surface of the earth and fit to the MGI 3-Degree Gauss Kruger 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, ground cover, fortifications, and more. Includes index and view: Prospect der Kayserl. Residen-stadt Wien wie solche von Mitternacht anzusehen. 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
Austria and Vienna
Maps, Human settlements, Cities and towns, Land use, Landforms, Infrastructure (Economics), Transportation, Bodies of water, and imageryBaseMapsEarthCover
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