NYU Spatial Data Repository

Algeria, 1889-1895 (Image 1 of 6) (Raster Image)

Description:
This layer is a georeferenced raster image of the historic paper map entitled: Carte de l'Alg��rie, dress��e au D��p��t de la guerre, 1876. It was published by D��p��t de la guerre in 1889. Scale 1:800,000. This layer is image 1 of 6 total images of the 6 sheet source map, representing the northwest portion of the map. Map in French.The image inside the map neatline is georeferenced to the surface of the earth and fit to the Nord Sahara 1959 - Voirol Unifie Sud 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, railroads, cities and other human settlements, drainage, territorial boundaries, shoreline features, and more. Relief shown by shading and spot heights; depth shown by contours. 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.
Place(s):
Algeria
Subject(s):
Maps, Human settlements, Cities and towns, Villages, Landforms, Bodies of water, and Land use
Format(s):
GeoTIFF
Year(s):
2017
Held by:
Harvard
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