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Yokohama, Japan, ca. 1890 (Raster Image)

This layer is a georeferenced raster image of the historic paper map entitled: Yokohama, Japan. It was published by Matsu-Ishi-Ya ca. 1890. Scale [ca. 1:7,200]. The image inside the map neatline is georeferenced to the surface of the earth and fit to the Tokyo Universal Transverse Mercator (UTM) Zone 54N projected 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, property lots, and selected buildings, gardens, cemeteries, docks, wharves, and more. Relief shown by hachures. Shows route from Grand Hotel and Club Hotel to Matsu-Ishi-Ya. 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.
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard College Library
Japan, Yokohama-shi, and Yokohama
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