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Publication year:
1876
Size:
38×55,2 cm
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Uppdráttur Reykjavíkur

Author:
Sveinn Sveinsson
Publication year:
1876
Scale:
1:3 000
 

The map is painted by Benedikt Gröndal but the surveyor is Sveinn Sveinsson. He made this map for the city for fire insurance purposes.
Benedikt Gröndal (1826-1907) was a teacher and author, studied natural history and Nordic studies in Copenhagen and later taught at the Latin school in Reykjavík, as well as writing textbooks on natural history.

 
 
 
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