Preliminary chart of the sea coast of North Carolina Additional title: Sea coast of North Carolina, from Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet
NamesUnited States Coast Survey (Publisher)Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 (Creator)Wadsworth, A. S. (Creator)Mathiot, G. (Creator)Wagner, W. (Draftsman)Langran, W. (Engraver)
Maps of North America
United States (except New York)
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1856Place: Washington, D.C.Publisher: U.S. Coast Survey
Library locationsLionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map DivisionShelf locator: Map Div. 17-645
TopicsNautical charts -- North CarolinaNautical charts -- North Carolina -- Hatteras InletNautical charts -- North Carolina -- Ocracoke InletOcracoke Island Region (N.C.)Hatteras Island Region (N.C.)Ocracoke Inlet (N.C.)Hatteras Island (N.C.)Ocracoke Island (N.C.)
GenresMapsNautical chartsBathymetric maps
NotesStatement of responsibility: At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey, A.D. Bache, Supdt.Statement of responsibility: "Triangulation by A.S. Wadsworth, assist. ; topography by J.H. Adams, sub-assist. ; hydrography by the parties under the command of Lieuts. comdg. T.A. Jenkins, J.J. Almy, and R. Wainwright, U.S.N. Asst."Statement of responsibility: "Electrotype Copy No. 1, by G. Mathiot, U.S.C.S."--top right margin.Statement of responsibility: "Redd. drng. by W. Wagner ; engd. by W. Langran" --lower margin.Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 map ; 36 x 42 cm, on sheet 41 x 48 cm
DescriptionDepths shown by soundings and isolines. Includes notes and tables. "The soundings are expressed in feet to 18 feet, or within the dotted curves, beyond them in fathoms and show the depth at mean low water-the plane of reference."
Type of ResourceCartographic
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 55131682NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21263970Folder number: US184.3.01Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 23a56540-3e4f-0135-378b-0deb9ecc3f28
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