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Names
Eakin, C. M. (Constant M.) (Associated name)
Ferguson, James (1710-1776 ) (Associated name)
Gedney, Thomas R. (Associated name)
United States Coast Survey (Publisher)
Blunt, Edmund (1799-1866) (Associated name)
Jenkins, Thornton A. (Thornton Alexander) (1811-1893 ) (Associated name)
Renard, C. (Associated name)
Hassler, F. R. (Ferdinand Rudolph) (1770-1843 ) (Surveyor)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

New York City

New York Harbor

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1844
Place Term: [Washington, D.C.]
Publisher: The Survey
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 00-470
Topics
New York (N.Y.)
New Jersey
Harbors -- New York Metropolitan Area
Nautical charts -- New York Bight (N.J. and N.Y.)
Nautical charts -- New York Harbor (N.Y. and N.J.)
New York Harbor (N.Y. and N.J.) -- Maps
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content : Includes text, table of currents, notes, 4 coastal panoramas and 2 views of Sandy Hook Light.

Content : National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.

Content : Prime meridian: New York.

Content : Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.

Citation/reference : Phillips. Maps of America, p. 543

Statement of Responsibility: Founded upon a trigonometrical survey under the direction of F.R. Hassler, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States ; triangulation by James Ferguson and Edmund Blunt assistants ; the hydrography under the direction of Thomas R. Gedney, lieutenant U.S. Navy ; the topography by C. Renard and T.A. Jenkins assists. ; verified by C.M. Eakin, assistant.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map on 6 sheets ; 164 x 157 cm., sheets 59 x 83 cm. or smaller.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 28089816
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14946340
UUID: 039e5860-c5ab-012f-7163-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1844: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of New-York Bay and Harbor and the environs" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1844. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-efca-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of New-York Bay and Harbor and the environs" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 1, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-efca-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1844). Map of New-York Bay and Harbor and the environs Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-efca-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of New-York Bay and Harbor and the environs