Project

Title
Scanned Maps: Africa  
Geographic Area
Africa  
Organization
Michigan State University  

Descriptive Information

Url
http://www.lib.msu.edu/coll/main/maps/mapscan/AFthumbs.html  
Status
Ongoing  
Publisher
Varies  
Metadata Compiled
Yes  
Metadata Format
html FGDC compliant  
Num Items
17  
Scale
varies  
Years
1845 - 1923
Description
17 scanned maps of Africa ranging from 1845 (Liberia) to 1923. Images are available in zoomify viewing, and also for download in jpg format at 300ppi. Most are small scale continental scale. Higher resolution tiffs are available upon request.  

Technical Information

Download Available
Yes  
File Format (Original Scan)
jpg  
File Format (Display)
jpg  
Resolution
300 ppi  
Compression Ratio
varies  
Image Management Software
zoomify, html, photoshop  
Geo Referenced
No  
Rectified
No  
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Contact Information

Organization
Michigan State University  
Name
Kathleen Weessies  
E-Mail
weessie2@msu.edu  
Phone
517-432-6123 x250