EarthWorks Geospatial Catalog

Rome, Italy, 1823 (Raster Image)

Description
This layer is a georeferenced raster image of the historic paper map entitled: Nuova pianta di Roma Moderna, estratta dalla grande del Nolli corretta ed accresciuta de nomi delle contrade indicati al loro rispettivo sito in Roma; Pietro Ruga incise. It was published by Venanzio Monaldini Libraio e Cartolaro in 1823. Scale [ca. 1:9,120]. Covers Rome, Italy and Vatican City. The image inside the map neatline is georeferenced to the surface of the earth and fit to the "European Datum 1950 UTM Zone 33N" 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, city districts, walls, gates, and fortifications, selected buildings, and more. Relief is shown by hachures. Includes index and inset plans: Pianta della Chiesa di S. Lorenzo fuori le mura -- Mausoleo di S. Costanza -- Pianta della Basilica di S. Paolo -- Pianta del Pantheon, degli avanzi delle Terme di Agrippa, e de ruderi scoperti recentemente. 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
1823
Held by
Harvard
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