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Title
Preliminary chart of Stellwagen's Bank, Massachusetts Bay
Names
United States Coast Survey (Publisher)
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 (Creator)
Stellwagen, H. S. (Creator)
Ackerman, James, 1815 or 1816-1864 (Lithographer)
Cordell, E. (Draftsman)
Bradley, S. W. (Engraver) (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Massachusetts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1854
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: U.S. Coast Survey
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-794
Topics
Nautical charts -- Stellwagen Bank
Nautical charts -- Massachusetts -- Massachusetts Bay (Mass.)
Bays -- Massachusetts
Bays
Nautical charts
Stellwagen Bank
Atlantic Ocean -- Massachusetts Bay (Mass.)
Atlantic Ocean -- Stellwagen Bank
Massachusetts
Genres
Maps
Bathymetric maps
Nautical charts
Notes
Statement of responsibility: By the hydrographic party under the command Lieut. H.S. Stellwagen, U.S.N, Assist.
Content: Depths shown by soundings.
Content: Includes notes and table of abbreviations.
Date: "Discovered in October, 1854."
Statement of responsibility: "(A no. 7) U.S.; Coast Survey; A.D. Bache, Supdt." -- ahead of title.
Content: "No. 8" -- top left margin.
Statement of responsibility: "Drng. by E. Cordall" -- lower left margin.
Statement of responsibility: "Engg by App. S.W. Bradley" -- lower right margin.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 21 x 22 cm on sheet 26 x 25 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 959436506
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21091822
Other local Identifier: US095.1.05
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): edbf00f0-6bc9-0134-5033-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1854: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Preliminary chart of Stellwagen's Bank, Massachusetts Bay" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1854. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/00f1d5f0-6bca-0134-5bd1-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Preliminary chart of Stellwagen's Bank, Massachusetts Bay" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 1, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/00f1d5f0-6bca-0134-5bd1-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1854). Preliminary chart of Stellwagen's Bank, Massachusetts Bay Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/00f1d5f0-6bca-0134-5bd1-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Preliminary chart of Stellwagen's Bank, Massachusetts Bay