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Preliminary chart of Beaufort Harbor, North Carolina: 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 Beaufort Harbor, North Carolina
Names
United States Coast Survey (Publisher)
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 (Creator)
Bolles, C. P. (Creator)
Wadsworth, A. S. (Creator)
Whiting, Henry L. (Creator)
Maffitt, John Newland, 1819-1886 (Creator)
Benham, Henry Washington, 1813-1884 (Creator)
Williams, L. D. (Draftsman)
Key, John Ross, 1832-1920 (Draftsman)
Throop, John Peter Van Ness, 1794-approximately 1861 (Engraver)
Metzeroth, G. B. (Engraver)
P.S. Duval & Co. (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

North Carolina

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1854
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: U.S. Coast Survey Office
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-652
Topics
Nautical charts -- North Carolina -- Beaufort Region
Harbors -- North Carolina -- Beaufort Region
Coasts -- North Carolina -- Beaufort Region
Nautical charts -- North Carolina -- Lookout, Cape (N.C.)
Coasts
Harbors
Nautical charts
Lookout, Cape (N.C.)
Beaufort Region (N.C.)
Beaufort Inlet (N.C.)
North Carolina -- Beaufort Region
Genres
Maps
Nautical charts
Bathymetric maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Triangulation by C.P. Bolles, Assistant & A.S. Wadsworth, Sub-Assist.; topography by H.L. Whiting, Assist. & A.S. Wadsworth, Sub-Assist.; hydrography by the party under the command of Lieut. J.N. Maffitt, U.S.N. Asst."
Statement of responsibility: "Verified by H.W. Benham, Capt. of Engrs. Asst. in charge of office."
Content: In upper left margin: no. 23.
Statement of responsibility: "Redd. Drng. by L.D. Williams & J.R. Key."-- lower left margin.
Statement of responsibility: "Engd. by J.V.N. Throop & G.B. Metzeroth." -- lower right margin.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 55 x 73 cm, on sheet 61 x 78 cm
Description
Depths shown by soundings and isolines. Includes text on sailing directions and tides; and inset: Sketch of Lookout Bight, [scale 1:30,000]. At head of title: (D no. 4).
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 22619135
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21270696
Folder number: US186.1.04
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ef6c89e0-3ff7-0135-dd26-0a1e3b7ef334
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

  • 1854: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Preliminary chart of Beaufort Harbor, North Carolina " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1854. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4e809940-3ff8-0135-9524-2fa3aee6485b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Preliminary chart of Beaufort Harbor, North Carolina " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 19, 2018. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4e809940-3ff8-0135-9524-2fa3aee6485b

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1854). Preliminary chart of Beaufort Harbor, North Carolina Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4e809940-3ff8-0135-9524-2fa3aee6485b

Wikipedia Citation

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Preliminary chart of Beaufort Harbor, North Carolina