EarthWorks Geospatial Catalog

Norway, 1761 (Raster Image)

Description
This layer is a georeferenced raster image of the historic paper map entitled: Kongeriget Norge afdelet i sine fiire Stifter : nemlig Aggershuus, Christiansand, Bergenhuus og Tronhiem, samt underliggende Provstier ... forfoerdiget Aar 1761, af O.A. Wangensteen, Capitain ved det Norske Artillerie-Corps ; T.A. Pingeling Junior, sculp. It was published in 1761. Scale [ca. 1:2,700,000]. Covers Norway and a portion of Sweden. Map in Norwegian. The image inside the map neatline is georeferenced to the surface of the earth and fit to the Europe Lambert Conformal Conic 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 drainage, cities and other human settlements, roads, territorial and administrative boundaries, shoreline features, and more. Includes inset: Nordland og Finmarken under Tronhiems Stift. This layer is part of a selection of digitally scanned and georeferenced historic maps from the Harvard Map Collection. These maps typically portray both natural and manmade features. The selection represents a range of originators, ground condition dates, scales, and map purposes.
Publisher
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard College Library
Year
1761
Held by
Harvard
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