NYU Spatial Data Repository

Munich, Germany, 1890 (Raster Image)

This layer is a georeferenced raster image of the historic paper map entitled: Kgl. Haupt- und Residenzstadt Munchen, gez. von Gustav Wenz. It was published by Druck und Verlag von R. Oldenbourg in 1890. Scale 1:30,000. Covers Munich, Germany. Map in German. The image inside the map neatline is georeferenced to the surface of the earth and fit to the 'Deutsches Hauptdreiecksnetz (DHDN) Gauss Kruger Zone 4, Rauenberg Datum' 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 and stations, drainage, built-up areas and selected buildings, ground cover, parks, city districts, and more. Includes indexes and insets: [Munich in 1300, 1613 and 1667] -- Konigliche Residenz. 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.
Germany and Munich
Maps, Human settlements, Cities and towns, Land use, Landforms, Infrastructure (Economics), and Transportation
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