PROGRESS IN GEOGRAPHY ›› 2000, Vol. 19 ›› Issue (1): 88-93.doi: 10.11820/dlkxjz.2000.01.013

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The Research and Application to Some Old Maps of Beijing in the End of Qing Dynasty and Republic of China

WANG Jun, SUN Dong hu, ZHOU Rong   

  1. Chinese Academy of Surveying and Mapping, Beijing 100039
  • Received:1999-09-01 Revised:1999-10-01 Online:2000-01-24 Published:2000-01-24

Abstract: This paper reviews several old map of Beijing surveyed and printed from 1907, the end of Qing dynasty, to 1948, and the end of Republic of China, scaling from 1∶8500 to 1∶100000, classed from topographic maps to urban plan maps. From these old maps, we could draw the information of the modernization process of Beijing City and its suburban from geographical approach. With the application of digital image process technique, the old maps could be scanned and registrated by matching to standard topographic map.

Key words: City of Beijing, History of cartography, Image process, Old map

CLC Number: 

  • K901.9