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Northwest Algeria, 1843 (Raster Image)

Description
This layer is a georeferenced raster image of the historic paper map entitled: Carte de la province d'Oran, dressée au Dépôt général de la guerre. It was published by Imp. de Kaeppelin et Cie in 1843. Scale 1:400,000. Covers northwest Algeria and a portion of Morocco. Map in French. 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, camps, shoreline features, and more. Relief shown by hachures. 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
Place(s)
Algeria
Year
1843
Held by
Harvard
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