This layer is a georeferenced raster image of the historic paper map entitled: Holmia celeberrima metropolis et sedes Regia Regni Sueciæ accuratissima ichnographia et prospectibus ob oculos posita = Stockholm die vortreffliche Haupt und Residenz Statt deß König Reichs Schweden, in einem accuraten Grund Riß u. Prospecten vorgestellt, per Matth. Seutter, Sac. Cæs. Majest. Geogr. Aug. Vind. = von Matthæus Seutter, Ihro R.K.M. Geogr. Augspurg. It was published by Matth. Seutter in 1735. Scale [ca. 1:20,900]. Covers Stockholm, Sweden. In Latin and German.
The image inside the map neatline is georeferenced to the surface of the earth and fit to the Rikets Koordinatsystem 1990 (ESRI: 'RT90 25 gonV' ) 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, fortification, ground cover, and more. Relief is shown pictorially. Incudes index and views above and below map: Prospect des Königl. Schwedischen Residenz Schloß in Stockholm mit dem Norder Malm. -- Prospect der Königlich Straße in Stockholm, mit dem Süder Malm und Ritterholms Kirch.
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.