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Title
Narraganset Bay: [Rhode Island], sheet no. 9
Names
United States Coast Survey (Publisher)
Peirce, Benjamin, 1809-1880 (Creator)
Harrison, A. M. (Alexander Medina), 1829-1881 (Surveyor)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Rhode Island

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1872
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: U.S. Coast Survey
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-561
Topics
Topographic maps
Bristol (R.I. : Town)
Narragansett Bay (R.I.)
Mount Hope Bay (Mass. and R.I.)
Atlantic Ocean -- Narragansett Bay (R.I.)
Genres
Maps
Topographic maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: U.S. Coast Survey ; Benjamin Peirce, supdt. ; topography surveyed by A.M. Harrison, assist in 1870.
Content: Shows topography, elevation, and land type by drawings. No legend.
Content: Relief shown by contours, harchures, and landform drawings.
Content: Shows magnetic variation for 1875.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 54 x 72 cm, on sheet 58 x 76 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 968938102
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21152787
Folder number: US219.1.03
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 32804620-c561-0134-b245-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1872: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1872). Narraganset Bay Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4336b150-c561-0134-04f8-00505686a51c

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Narraganset Bay