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Title
Map of New-York Bay and Harbor and the environs
Names
Eakin, C. M. (Constant M.) (Associated name)
Ferguson, James (1710-1776 ) (Associated name)
Gedney, Thomas R. (Associated name)
United States Coast Survey (Publisher)
Blunt, Edmund (1799-1866) (Associated name)
Jenkins, Thornton A. (Thornton Alexander) (1811-1893 ) (Associated name)
Renard, C. (Associated name)
Hassler, F. R. (Ferdinand Rudolph) (1770-1843 ) (Surveyor)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

New York City

New York Harbor

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1844
Place: [Washington, D.C.]
Publisher: The Survey
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 00-470
Topics
New York (N.Y.)
New Jersey
Harbors -- New York Metropolitan Area
Nautical charts -- New York Bight (N.J. and N.Y.)
Nautical charts -- New York Harbor (N.Y. and N.J.)
New York Harbor (N.Y. and N.J.) -- Maps
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Includes text, table of currents, notes, 4 coastal panoramas and 2 views of Sandy Hook Light.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Prime meridian: New York.
Content: Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.
Citation/reference: Phillips. Maps of America, p. 543
Statement of responsibility: founded upon a trigonometrical survey under the direction of F.R. Hassler, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States ; triangulation by James Ferguson and Edmund Blunt assistants ; the hydrography under the direction of Thomas R. Gedney, lieutenant U.S. Navy ; the topography by C. Renard and T.A. Jenkins assists. ; verified by C.M. Eakin, assistant.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map on 6 sheets ; 164 x 157 cm., sheets 59 x 83 cm. or smaller.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 28089816
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14946340
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 039e5860-c5ab-012f-7163-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1844: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of New-York Bay and Harbor and the environs" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1844. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-efca-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of New-York Bay and Harbor and the environs" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 22, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-efca-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1844). Map of New-York Bay and Harbor and the environs Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-efca-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of New-York Bay and Harbor and the environs