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Rappahannock River, Virginia : from entrance to Deep Creek : 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
Rappahannock River, Virginia : from entrance to Deep Creek : 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)
Blunt, Edmund M. (Edmund March), 1770-1862 (Creator)
Palmer, W. R. (William R.), -1862 (Creator)
Seib, J. (John) (Creator)
Farley, John, 1802 or 1803-1874 (Creator)
Adams, I. Hull (Creator)
Lee, Samuel Phillips, 1812-1897 (Creator)
Almy, John Jay, 1815-1895 (Creator)
Wainwright, Richard, 1817-1862 (Creator)
Lindenkohl, A. (Draftsman)
Maedel, A. (Adolph) (Engraver)
Benner, F. W. (Engraver)
Sipe, E. H. (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Virginia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1861
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: U.S. Coast Survey Office
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-707
Topics
Nautical charts -- Virginia -- Rappahannock River
Nautical charts
Navigation
Rivers
Rappahannock River (Va.) -- Navigation
Rappahannock River (Va.)
Virginia
Virginia -- Rappahannock River
Genres
Maps
Nautical charts
Bathymetric maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Triangulation by E. Blunt, Capt. W.R. Palmer, topl. engrs. and J. Farley, assts. ; topography by J. Seib & I. Hull Adams, assists. ; hydrography by the parties under the command of Lieuts. Comdg. S.P. Lee, J.J. Almy & R. Wainwright, U.S.N. assts."
Statement of responsibility: "Verified, W.R. Palmer, Major topl. engrs. asst. C.S. in charge of Office."
Statement of responsibility: "Red'd. drng. by A. Lindenkohl; engd. by A. Maedel, F.W. Benner, & E.H. Sipe"--lower margin.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 72 x 42 cm, on sheet 78 x 49 cm
Description
Includes text on sailing directions, soundings, tides, and lighthouse. Depths shown soundings and shading. Oriented with north to upper right. "No. 392"--top left margin. "Sheet no. 1"--top right margin.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 62615746
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21320407
Folder number: US249.1.04
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3ba0c580-68d6-0135-df13-4b72a4264fa6
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1861: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Rappahannock River, Virginia " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1861. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/566751e0-68d6-0135-7f02-599de7282248

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Rappahannock River, Virginia " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 19, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/566751e0-68d6-0135-7f02-599de7282248

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1861). Rappahannock River, Virginia Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/566751e0-68d6-0135-7f02-599de7282248

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Rappahannock River, Virginia