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Madrid, Spain, 1735 (Raster Image)

Description
This layer is a georeferenced raster image of the historic paper map entitled: Madritum sive Manuta Capretanorum celeberrima Castiliae Novae civitas et monarcharum Hispanicorum magnificentissima regia sedes = Madrit la plus celebre ville dans la Castille nouvelle et la plus magnifique residence des monarques d'Espange, sumtib[us] et cura Matth. Seutteri Ch. Aug. It was published by Matt. Seutteri in [1735]. Scale [ca. 1:8,400]. Map in Latin and French. The image inside the map neatline is georeferenced to the surface of the earth and fit to the European Datum 1950, UTM Zone 30N 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, and more. Relief is shown pictorially and by hachures. Includes index, text, illustrations, and inset view: Madrit. 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
Year
1735
Held by
Harvard
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