Museum of the History of Polish Jews

The Museum of the History of Polish Jews is a modern cultural and educational centre focusing on maintaining and popularizing the information on history of the Jews in Poland. The information Centre is a multimedia database that brings together the information on the diverse museum resources.

The project focused on providing the historical maps of Poland WMS services that can be consumed by the different applications of the Information Centre of the Museum of the History of Polish Jews. Scanned maps were georeferenced and mosaicked into seamless datasets. The processed map series include: WIG maps 1:25k and 1:100k, Karte des Deutschen Reiches, Karte des Westlichen Russland, √úbersichtskarte von Mitteleuropa. The total number of processed maps is 4716.