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Title
Preliminary chart of Calibogue Sound and Skull Creek : forming inside passage from Tybee Roads to Port Royal Sound, South Carolina
Additional title: Calibogue Sound and Skull Creek
Names
U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (Publisher)
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 (Creator)
Boutelle, C. O. (Charles Otis) (Creator)
Bolles, C. P. (Creator)
Ord, Edward Otho Cresap, 1818-1883 (Creator)
Van Buren, D. T. (Creator)
Rockwell, Cleveland, 1837-1907 (Creator)
Maffitt, John Newland, 1819-1886 (Creator)
Patterson, C. P. (Carlile Pollock), 1816-1881 (Creator)
Hilgard, J. E. (Julius Erasmus), 1825-1891 (Creator)
Fairfax, F. (Draftsman)
Phillips, W. (Engraver)
Petersen, A. (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

South Carolina

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1879
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: United States Coast and Geodetic Survey
Table of Contents
Calibogue Sound --Skull Creek.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-669
Topics
Nautical charts -- South Carolina -- Calibogue Sound
Nautical charts -- South Carolina -- Skull Creek (S.C.)
Skull Creek (S.C.)
Genres
Maps
Nautical charts
Bathymetric maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: From a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States.
Statement of responsibility: "Triangulation by C.O. Boutelle, C.P. Bolles, Capt. E.O.C. Ord, and Lieut. D.T. Van Buren, U.S.A., assts.; topography by C. Rockwell, sub asst.; hydrography by the parties under the command of Lieut. Comdg. J.N. Maffitt, U.S.N., asst., and W.S. Edwards, sub-asst."
Date: "Issued in July 1879, C.P. Patterson, superintendent."
Statement of responsibility: "Verified J.E. Hilgard, assistant in charge of office."
Statement of responsibility: "Redd. drng. by F. Fairfax; engd. by W. Phillips and A. Petersen"-- lower margin.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 2 maps on 1 sheet ; 54 x 34 cm and 54 x 34 cm, on sheet 61 x 78 cm
Description
Depths shown by soundings and bathymetric isolines. Includes notes and table of tides. "Plate no. 940"--Upper center margin. "No. 439; price 25 cents"--Upper left margin.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 990065820
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21284189
Folder number: US224.1.05
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f4fc0cf0-4246-0135-e92b-0858cad845bc
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

  • 1879: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Preliminary chart of Calibogue Sound and Skull Creek " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1879. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/046427c0-4247-0135-5dec-51fa50b85865

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Preliminary chart of Calibogue Sound and Skull Creek " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 29, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/046427c0-4247-0135-5dec-51fa50b85865

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1879). Preliminary chart of Calibogue Sound and Skull Creek Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/046427c0-4247-0135-5dec-51fa50b85865

Wikipedia Citation

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Preliminary chart of Calibogue Sound and Skull Creek