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Title: Maldives, 1902 (Image 3 of 3) (Raster Image)      
dateReleased:
12-13-2011
downloadURL: http://hdl.handle.net/1902.6/5ORHP
ID:
hdl:1902.6/5ORHP
description:
This layer is a georeferenced raster image of the historic paper map entitled: Trigonometrical survey of the Maldive Islands, by Commander R. Moresby, assisted by Lieut. F.T. Powell, Indian Navy ; additions and corrections by Professor A. Agassiz, Mr. Stanley Gardiner and Mr. L. A. Molony, 1902 ; eng. by J. & C. Walker. Sheet 3. It was published by Hydrographic Office, 1904. Scale [ca. 1:310,000]. This layer is image 3 of 3 total images of the three sheet source map representing the southern portion of the map. The image inside the map neatline is georeferenced to the surface of the earth and fit to the 'Mercator' projection. 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, i ndex maps, legends, or other information associated with the principal map. This map shows features such as drainage, human settlements, ground cover, shoreline featu res, inlets, lagoons, shoals, sand banks, atolls, islands and islets, points, rocks, bottom types, and more. Relief shown by spot heights. Depths shown by soundings. Includes notes on navigation and locations of potable water. This layer is part of a selection of digitally scanned and georeferenced historic maps from the Harvard Map Collection and the Harvard University Library as part of the Open Collections Program at Harvard University project: Organizing Our World: Sponsored Exploration and Scientific Discovery in the Modern Age. Maps selected for the project correspond to various expeditions and represent a range of regions, originators, ground condition dates, scales, and purposes.
description:
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard College Library; Harvard University. Library. Open Collections Program; Moresby, Robert.; Powell, Frederick Thomas.; Agassiz, Alexander, 1835-1910.; Molony, L. A.; Gardiner, Stanley.; Great Britain. Hydrographic Dept.; J. & C. Walker (Firm), 2011, "Maldives, 1902 (Image 3 of 3) (Raster Image)"
name:
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard College Library
Harvard University. Library. Open Collections Program
Moresby, Robert.
Powell, Frederick Thomas.
Agassiz, Alexander, 1835-1910.
Molony, L. A.
Gardiner, Stanley.
Great Britain. Hydrographic Dept.
J. & C. Walker (Firm)
homePage: http://www.harvard.edu/
name:
Harvard University
ID:
SCR:011273
abbreviation:
DataVerse
homePage: http://thedata.org/
name:
Dataverse Network Project
ID:
SCR:001997