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September 5th, 2013
India Place Finder Provides a Detailed Historical Map

Topographical sheets from the 1860s to the present from the British Library, the Survey of India, and other libraries around the world; and from Census of India material — these are the building blocks of a new and versatile geographical information systems (GIS) tool developed by Tsukasa Mizushima, professor of South Asian History at the Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology at Tokyo University, and his colleagues. The India Place Finder has the most detailed gateway to find place names with latitude and longitude and the 2001 census location code today in India. Read More