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Title
Chart of Narraganset Bay : surveyed in 1832
Names
Wadsworth, A. S. (Creator)
Gedney, Thomas R., -1857 (Creator)
Wilkes, Charles, 1798-1877 (Creator)
Blake, George S.(George Smith), 1803-1871 (Creator)
Woodbury, Levi, 1789-1851 (Creator)
Stone, William James, 1798-1865 (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Rhode Island

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1832 (Questionable)
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: publisher not identified
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5268
Topics
Nautical charts -- Rhode Island -- Narragansett Bay (R.I.)
Nautical charts
Narragansett Bay (R.I.)
Rhode Island
Atlantic Ocean -- Narragansett Bay (R.I.)
Genres
Maps
Nautical charts
Surveys
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Surveyed in 1832 by Capt. Alex. S. Wadsworth, Lieut. Thos. R. Gedney, Charles Wilkes Jr., & Geo. S. Blake of the U.S. Navy by order of the Honr. Levi Woodbury, Secretary of the Navy ; W.J. Stone, sc., Washn. City.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Content: Depths shown by soundings.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ;134 x 106 cm, on sheet 144 x 116 cm
Description
Subject: Nautical chart showing the coast of Narragansett, Rhode Island, and the surrounding area.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 38723753
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646306
Folder number: US220.1.05
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1f03cb30-df35-0134-e7c8-611a4a8adb80
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1832: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Chart of Narraganset Bay " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1832. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/08d3ffc0-1ee5-0135-9a1f-7134487d4b89

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Chart of Narraganset Bay " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 15, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/08d3ffc0-1ee5-0135-9a1f-7134487d4b89

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1832). Chart of Narraganset Bay Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/08d3ffc0-1ee5-0135-9a1f-7134487d4b89

Wikipedia Citation

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Chart of Narraganset Bay