Preliminary chart of Key-West harbor and approaches Additional title: Key West harbor and approaches
NamesUnited States Coast Survey (Publisher)Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 (Creator)Hilgard, J. E. (Julius Erasmus), 1825-1891 (Creator)Adams, I. Hull (Creator)Rodgers, John, 1812-1882 (Creator)Knorr, E. K. (Creator)Yeager, E. (Edward) (Draftsman)Rollé, A. (Engraver)Stevens, Isaac Ingalls, 1818-1862 (Creator)
Maps of North America
United States (except New York)
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1852Place: Washington, D.C.?Publisher: Coast Survey OfficeEdition: Second edition
Library locationsLionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map DivisionShelf locator: Map Div. 17-610
TopicsNautical charts -- Florida -- Key West (Fla.)Harbors -- Florida -- Key West (Fla.)HarborsNautical chartsNavigationKey West (Fla.)Mexico, Gulf of -- NavigationFlorida -- Key West (Fla.)Mexico, Gulf of
GenresMapsNautical chartsBathymetric maps
NotesStatement 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 J.E. Hilgard, assistant. Topography by I.H. Adams, asst. Hydrography by the party under the command of Lt. John Rodgers, U.S.N. & asst. U.S.C.S."Statement of responsibility: "Verified by I.I. Stevens, Lieut. U.S. engrs. & Bvt. Major, asst. in charge of office."Date: "The triangulation was executed in 1849, the topography 1850 & 1851, the hydrography 1850 & 1851, the magnetic observations in 1849 by J.E. Hilgard."Statement of responsibility: "Reduction for engraving by E.K. Knorr."Statement of responsibility: "Outlines & topography engraved by A. Rollé ; lettering by Edw. Yeager.Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 map ; 36 x 42 cm, on sheet 46 x 54 cm
DescriptionDepths shown by soundings and isolines. Includes 4 sections showing depths at various locations, sailing directions, tide table, 4 sections showing height of the reefs at various locations. At head of title: Sketch F no. 5.
Type of ResourceCartographic
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 47292928NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21202176Folder number: US056.1.06Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 08488d30-2cef-0135-89d7-558710f5ba1b
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