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Preliminary chart of Hampton Roads and Elizabeth River Virginia : from a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States

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Title
Preliminary chart of Hampton Roads and Elizabeth River Virginia : from a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States
Names
United States Coast Survey (Publisher)
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 (Creator)
Almy, John Jay, 1815-1895 (Creator)
Blunt, Edmund, 1799-1866 (Creator)
Seib, J. (John) (Creator)
Smith, M. L. (Martin Luther), 1819-1866 (Creator)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Virginia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1857
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: U.S. Coast Survey Office
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-718
Topics
Nautical charts -- Virginia -- Hampton Roads (Harbor)
Nautical charts -- Virginia -- Elizabeth River (Va.)
Nautical charts
Hampton Roads (Va. : Harbor)
Elizabeth River (Va.)
Virginia
Genres
Maps
Nautical charts
Bathymetric maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Triangulation by E. Blunt, Asst. U.S.C.S.; topography by John Seib, Asst.; Hydrography by the party under the command of John J. Almy, Lieut. Comdg. U.S.N. Asst."
Statement of responsibility: "Verified M.L. Smith Capt. Topl. Engrs. Asst. in charge of Office."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 54 x 39 cm on sheet 61 x 48 cm
Description
Depth shown by soundings and isolines. Text includes information on tides and a table of abbreviations. "No. 23"--Top left margin.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 234925919
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21326090
Folder number: US250.1.05
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2ad889e0-6e41-0135-c2b7-779fa0ec8396
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1857: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Preliminary chart of Hampton Roads and Elizabeth River Virginia " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1857. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/2ad889e0-6e41-0135-c2b7-779fa0ec8396

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Preliminary chart of Hampton Roads and Elizabeth River Virginia " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 1, 2023. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/2ad889e0-6e41-0135-c2b7-779fa0ec8396

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1857). Preliminary chart of Hampton Roads and Elizabeth River Virginia Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/2ad889e0-6e41-0135-c2b7-779fa0ec8396

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Preliminary chart of Hampton Roads and Elizabeth River Virginia