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Europe & Mediterranean Sea Region, 1705 (Image 2 of 2) (Raster Image)

Date:
201109
Extent:
2 images
Description:

This layer is a georeferenced raster image of the historic paper map entitled: Toonneel des oorlogs in't zuider deel van Europa, door Carel Allard = Theatre de la guerre dans l'Europe meridionale, par Charles Allard. It was published by C. Allard in 1705. Scale [ca. 1:6,800,000]. Covers a portion of Europe and the Mediterranean Sea region. This layer is image 2 of 2 total images of the two sheet source map, representing the eastern portion of the map. Map in Dutch and French. The image inside the map neatline is georeferenced to the surface of the earth and fit to the World Miller Cylindrical 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 drainage, cities and other human settlements, territorial boundaries, shoreline features, and more. Relief shown pictorially.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.

Historic paper maps can provide an excellent view of the changes that have occurred in the cultural and physical landscape. The wide range of information provided on these maps make them useful in the study of historic geography, and urban and rural land use change. As this map has been georeferenced, it can be used in a GIS as a source or background layer in conjunction with other GIS data.

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Provenance:

Harvard College Library

Harvard Geospatial Library

Harvard Map Collection, Harvard College Library

Allard, Carel, 1648-ca. 1709.

Harvard Map Collection, Harvard College Library

Allard, Carel, 1648-ca. 1709.

ESRI ArcGIS 9.3.1

Source:
JP2 Map Image
Georeferenced Raster Data
Paper Map
JP2 Map Image
Allard, Carel, 1648-ca. 1709.
C. Allard
Toonneel des oorlogs in't zuider deel van Europa
Spatial:
Mediterranean Sea
Black Sea
Albania
Armenia
Azerbaijan
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bulgaria
Croatia
Cyprus
Egypt
Gaza Strip
Georgia
Greece
Hungary
Israel
Italy
Jordan
Kazakhstan
Lebanon
Libya
Macedonia
Moldova
Montenegro
Poland
Romania
Russia
Saudi Arabia
Serbia
Slovakia
Syria
Turkey
Ukraine
West Bank
Europe
Africa, North
Middle East
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53.887690
19.102387
6.174040
Coverage:
1705
Dc Rights:
For educational, non-commercial use only.
Edm Type:
Image
Format:
JPEG2000
Raster
Pixel
Has Type:
map
map
Identifier:
G5700_1705_A5_SHEET2
Publisher:
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard College Library
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard College Library
Harvard University Library
Harvard Geospatial Library
Type:
map
Agg Provider:
Harvard University Library
Agg Is Shown At:
https://earthworks.stanford.edu/catalog/harvard-g5700-1705-a5-sheet2