EarthWorks Geospatial Catalog

Zhejiang Sheng, China : Towns

Description
Vector dataset showing populated places (with names in Russian) over an area of the Zhejiang Sheng region, China, 1979. Dataset was derived from 6 sheet maps from a series of Soviet Army topographic maps of China 1:200,000, prepared and printed by the Soviet Army General Headquarters, 1976-1991. Source maps were scanned and georeferenced to the Gauss-Kruger projection by Harvard Map Collection staff. Roads were traced and points were placed in ArcMap from the GeoTIFF using heads-up digitizing by East View Cartographic, Inc.
Publisher
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard College Library
Place(s)
China and Zhejiang Sheng
Subject(s)
location, Human settlements, Cities and towns, Villages, and China, roads, Russian, cyrillic
Year
1979-01-01T01:01:01Z
Held by
Harvard
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