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Alaska Peninsula and adjacent islands, 1888 : to accompany report on explorations of Alaskan fishing grounds, in Bulletin, U.S. Commission of Fish and Fisheries for 1888

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Title
Alaska Peninsula and adjacent islands, 1888 : to accompany report on explorations of Alaskan fishing grounds, in Bulletin, U.S. Commission of Fish and Fisheries for 1888
Additional title: Albatross explorations
Names
United States Fish Commission (Creator)
McDonald, Marshall, 1835-1895 (Creator)
Matthews-Northrup Company (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Alaska

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1888 (Inferred)
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: U.S. Commission of Fish and Fisheries
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5415
Topics
Nautical charts -- Alaska -- Alaska Peninsula (Alaska)
Alaska Peninsula (Alaska)
Alaska
Genres
Maps
Nautical charts
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Engraved by Matthews, Northrup & Co., Buffalo and New York."
Statement of responsibility: At head of title: U.S. Commission of Fish and Fisheries; Marshall McDonald, Commissioner.
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 1, page 136, column 1, no. 2
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ;159 x 77 cm
NYPL Map Div. copy has accession no. stamped in lower left corner: 54582
Description
Relief shown by hatchures. Depths shown by soundings. "Compiled from U.S.C. survey charts nos. 701, 702, 756, 786, 789, 806 and 960; hydrographic chart no. 68; Russian charts; and from data obtained by ... officers of the U.S.F.C. Str. 'lbatross'." In upper center margin: Plate XIa. -- Bull. U.S.F.C. 1888 - (to face page 92) Albatross Explorations. In upper right margin: Plate XIb. Extracted from United States Fish Commission Bulletin vol. 8 (1888), plates XIa and XIb (facing p. 92).
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 39974393
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644222
Folder number: US034.3.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 19c4c140-fae3-0135-753f-3f6d8f4b8ae7
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1888: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Alaska Peninsula and adjacent islands, 1888 " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1888. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5313c4f0-15bb-0136-6e36-0db328954e07

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Alaska Peninsula and adjacent islands, 1888 " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 4, 2020. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5313c4f0-15bb-0136-6e36-0db328954e07

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1888). Alaska Peninsula and adjacent islands, 1888 Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5313c4f0-15bb-0136-6e36-0db328954e07

Wikipedia Citation

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Alaska Peninsula and adjacent islands, 1888