Georeferencing Historic Maps

for Fun and Profit

Jim Barry  @JimBarry

Solution Engineer, Esri

Tips and Tricks

  • Zoom in as close as you can
  • More points, better, esp older maps
  • Bridges
  • Old major intersections
  • Corners of parks, like Columbus Circle
  • Lighthouses
  • Stay away from shorelines







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By Jim Barry