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Title
Map of New-York Bay and Harbor and the environs
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: [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.)
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
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 28089816
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14946340
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 039e5860-c5ab-012f-7163-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1844: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

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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. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/039e5860-c5ab-012f-7163-58d385a7bc34

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 February 3, 2023. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/039e5860-c5ab-012f-7163-58d385a7bc34

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 https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/039e5860-c5ab-012f-7163-58d385a7bc34

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of New-York Bay and Harbor and the environs