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San Diego Bay, California
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)
Alden, James, 1810-1877 (Creator)
Palmer, W. R. (William R.), -1862 (Creator)
Balbach, Arthur (Draftsman)
Lindenkohl, A. (Draftsman)
Enthoffer, J. (Joseph), 1818-1901 (Engraver)
Metzeroth, G. B. (Engraver)
Kondrup, J. C. (Engraver)
Mathiot, G. (Creator)

Maps of North America


United States (except New York)



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. 18-904
Nautical charts -- California -- San Diego Bay (Calif.)
Nautical charts
San Diego Bay (Calif.) -- Navigation
Pacific Coast (Calif.) -- Navigation
California -- Pacific Coast
Pacific Ocean -- San Diego Bay (Calif.)
Nautical charts
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. ; topography by A.M. Harrison, Sub-Assistant ; hydrography by the party under the command of Comdr. James Alden, U.S.N. Asst.
Statement of responsibility: "Verified, W.R. Palmer, Capt. Topl. Engrs., Asst. C.S. in charge of office."
Statement of responsibility: "Redd. drng. by A. Balbach & A. Lindenkohl; engd. by J. Enthoffer, G.B. Metzeroth & J.C. Kondrup"--Lower margin.
Statement of responsibility: "Electrotype copy no. 3 by G. Mathiot, U.S.C.S."
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 8, page 854, column 2, no. 5
Acquisition: Gansevoort-Lansing Collection
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 66 x 51 cm
Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by shading and soundings. Includes sailing directions, note on soundings, and table of tides.
Type of Resource
RLIN/OCLC: 85248363
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21537738
Folder : US038.4.05
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ea3d74a0-165e-0136-b71b-2dd0e1f2b21c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1859: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "San Diego Bay, California " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1859. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/3dfb8b40-165f-0136-5573-0cb6c584a468

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "San Diego Bay, California " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 2, 2023. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/3dfb8b40-165f-0136-5573-0cb6c584a468

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1859). San Diego Bay, California Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/3dfb8b40-165f-0136-5573-0cb6c584a468

Wikipedia Citation

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San Diego Bay, California