NYU Spatial Data Repository

Antwerp, Belgium, 1910 (Raster Image)

Description:
This layer is a georeferenced raster image of the historic paper map entitled: Plan de la ville d'Anvers et ses environs, dressè d'après les documents les plus recents. It was published by chez Rich[ar]d Huybrechts cie. editeurs in 1910. Scale [1:9,300]. Covers Antwerp, Belgium. Map in French. The image inside the map neatline is georeferenced to the surface of the earth and fit to the 'Belge Lambert 1972' 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, railroads, tramways, drainage, canals, built-up areas and selected buildings, police stations, parks, fortification, city district boundaries, and more. 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.
Place(s):
Belgium and Antwerp
Subject(s):
Maps, Human settlements, Cities and towns, Land use, Landforms, Infrastructure (Economics), and Transportation
Format(s):
GeoTIFF
Year(s):
1910
Held by:
Harvard
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