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Preliminary chart of Hampton Roads and Elizabeth River Virginia : 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 Hampton Roads and Elizabeth River Virginia : from a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States
Names
United States Coast Survey (Publisher)
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 (Creator)
Almy, John Jay, 1815-1895 (Creator)
Blunt, Edmund, 1799-1866 (Creator)
Seib, J. (John) (Creator)
Smith, M. L. (Martin Luther), 1819-1866 (Creator)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Virginia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1857
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: U.S. Coast Survey Office
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-718
Topics
Nautical charts -- Virginia -- Hampton Roads (Harbor)
Nautical charts -- Virginia -- Elizabeth River (Va.)
Nautical charts
Hampton Roads (Va. : Harbor)
Elizabeth River (Va.)
Virginia
Genres
Maps
Nautical charts
Bathymetric maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Triangulation by E. Blunt, Asst. U.S.C.S.; topography by John Seib, Asst.; Hydrography by the party under the command of John J. Almy, Lieut. Comdg. U.S.N. Asst."
Statement of responsibility: "Verified M.L. Smith Capt. Topl. Engrs. Asst. in charge of Office."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 54 x 39 cm on sheet 61 x 48 cm
Description
Depth shown by soundings and isolines. Text includes information on tides and a table of abbreviations. "No. 23"--Top left margin.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 234925919
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21326090
Folder number: US250.1.05
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2ad889e0-6e41-0135-c2b7-779fa0ec8396
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

  • 1857: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Preliminary chart of Hampton Roads and Elizabeth River Virginia " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1857. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/556f1830-6e41-0135-2ddb-7f5fc06b9eac

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Preliminary chart of Hampton Roads and Elizabeth River Virginia " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 22, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/556f1830-6e41-0135-2ddb-7f5fc06b9eac

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1857). Preliminary chart of Hampton Roads and Elizabeth River Virginia Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/556f1830-6e41-0135-2ddb-7f5fc06b9eac

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Preliminary chart of Hampton Roads and Elizabeth River Virginia