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Title
Entrance to San Francisco Bay, California
Names
United States Coast Survey (Publisher)
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 (Creator)
Cutts, R. D. (Richard Dominicus), 1817-1883 (Creator)
Harrison, A. M. (Alexander Medina), 1829-1881 (Creator)
Rodgers, A. F. (Creator)
Alden, James, 1810-1877 (Creator)
Davidson, George, 1825-1911 (Associated name)
Palmer, W. R. (William R.), -1862 (Creator)
Fairfax, Wilson M. C. (Draftsman)
Lambert, J. (Draftsman)
Ricketts, James J. (Draftsman)
Knight, J. (John), 1817 or 1818- (Engraver)
Blondeau, active 18th century-19th century (Engraver)
Metzeroth, G. B. (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

California

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1859
Place: Washington, D.C
Publisher: U.S. Coast Survey Office
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 18-910
Topics
Nautical charts -- California -- San Francisco Bay (Calif.)
Nautical charts
San Francisco Bay (Calif.)
San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.)
California -- San Francisco Bay Area
Pacific Ocean -- San Francisco Bay (Calif.)
Genres
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 ; triangulation by R.D. Cutts, asst. & A.F. Rodgers, sub-asst. ; topography by R.D. Cutts, asst., A.M. Harrison & A.F. Rodgers, sub-assts. ; hydrography by the party under the command of Lieut. Comdg. James Alden, U.S.N. assist.
Statement of responsibility: "Verified, W.R. Palmer, Major topl. engrs. asst. C.S. in charge of Office."
Statement of responsibility: "Redd. drng. by W.M.C. Fairfax, J. Lambert, & J.J. Ricketts."
Statement of responsibility: "Engd. by J. Knight, A. Blondeau & G.B. Metzeroth."
Statement of responsibility: "Electrotype copy no. 2 by G. Mathiot, U.S.C.S."
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 8, page 864, column 2, no. 4
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 59 x 96 cm, on sheet 70 x 104 cm
NYPL Map Div. copy has accession no. stamped in lower left corner: 53965
Description
Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings and shading. Inset map: Sub-sketch of entrance to San Francisco Bay. [Scale 1:400,000.] Inset views: View of the entrance to San Francisco Bay, Alcatraz ... -- View of the entrance to San Francisco Bay from Yerba Buena Id. -- View of the entrance to San Pablo Bay from near Angel Id. Includes text and tables.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 26153827
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21534927
Folder number: US039.1.04
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3de27080-1351-0136-c1b3-11ed41e36f78
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1859: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Entrance to San Francisco Bay, California " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1859. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/277c6a90-2962-0136-5bc7-09a9cab6377e

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Entrance to San Francisco Bay, California " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 16, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/277c6a90-2962-0136-5bc7-09a9cab6377e

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1859). Entrance to San Francisco Bay, California Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/277c6a90-2962-0136-5bc7-09a9cab6377e

Wikipedia Citation

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Entrance to San Francisco Bay, California