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The harbor of Annapolis
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) (1806-1867 ) (Surveyor)
Ferguson, James (1710-1776 ) (Associated name)
Gerdes, F. H. (Associated name)
United States Coast Survey (Publisher)
Cutts, R. D. (Richard Dominicus) (1817-1883 ) (Engraver)
Lawson, Oscar A. (1813-1854 ) (Artist)
Bache, George M. (Associated name)
Humphreys, A. A. (Andrew Atkinson) (1810-1883 ) (Associated name)
Mathiot, G. (Associated name)
Young, J. H. (James Hamilton) (fl. 1757-1797 ) (Engraver)

Maps of North America.


United States (except New York)



Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1846
Place Term: [Washington]
Publisher: [The Survey]
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: *9-Map Div. 02-225
Nautical charts -- Maryland -- Annapolis Region
Nautical charts -- Maryland -- Severn River
Content : National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.

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

Content : Also covers Severn River and adjacent part of Chesapeake Bay.

Content : In upper right margin: Electrotype copy no. 1 by G. Mathiot, U.S.C.S.

Content : In lower left margin: Final reduction for engraving by R.D. Cutts, assistant.

Content : In lower right margin: Topography engd. by J.H. Young, Phila. & the views by O. Lawson, Washn.

Content : Includes sailing information and 4 coastal panoramas.

Statement of Responsibility: Founded upon a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States ; triangulation by James Ferguson and Ferd. H. Gerdes, assistants ; the hydrography under the direction of George M. Bache, lieutenant, U.S. Navy ; topography by F.H. Gerdes, assistant ; verified by A.A. Humphreys, lieut. topl. engrs. & assistant.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 35 x 42 cm.
Type of Resource
RLIN/OCLC : 45666419
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14950964
UUID: 50539c10-c52b-012f-eb3a-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1806: Creator Born
  • 1846: Created
  • 1867: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "The harbor of Annapolis" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1846. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f8ee-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "The harbor of Annapolis" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 26, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f8ee-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1846). The harbor of Annapolis Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f8ee-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The harbor of Annapolis