Preliminary chart of James River, Virginia : from Richmond to City Point, including the Appomattox River from Petersburg to the junction : from a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, Superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United StatesAdditional title: James River, Virginia : from Richmond to City Point, including the Appomattox River from Petersburg to the Junction
NamesUnited States Coast Survey (Publisher)Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 (Creator)Farley, John, 1802 or 1803-1874 (Creator)Trowbridge, William Pettit, 1828-1892 (Creator)Seib, J. (John) (Creator)Wainwright, S. A. (Creator)Wainwright, Richard, 1817-1862 (Creator)Martin, W. T., active 1855 (Draftsman)Langran, W. (Engraver)Benner, F. W. (Engraver)
Maps of North America
United States (except New York)
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1855Place: Washington, D.C.Publisher: U.S. Coast Survey
Library locationsLionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map DivisionShelf locator: Map Div. 17-701
TopicsNautical charts -- Virginia -- James River (Va.)Nautical charts -- Virginia -- Appomattox RiverNautical chartsNavigationJames River (Va.) -- NavigationAppomattox River (Va.) -- NavigationAppomattox River (Va.)James River (Va.)Virginia
NotesStatement of responsibility: "Triangulation by J. Farley and W.P. Trowbridge Lieut. U.S. Engs. Assists. ; topography by J. Seib & S.A. Wainwright Sub-Assts. ; hydrography by the party under the command of Lieut. R. Wainwright, U.S.N. Assist."Statement of responsibility: "Red'd. drng. by W.T. Martin ; Engd. by W. Langran & App. F.W. Benner"--Lower margin.Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 map ; 69 x 74 cm, on sheet 77 x 82 cm
DescriptionShows parts of Richmond and Petersburg, Virginia. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by shading and soundings. Oriented with north toward upper right corner. Includes description of bars in the James River and Appomattox River, and notes on soundings and tides. At head of title: (C No. 4). "No. 13"--Upper left margin.
Type of ResourceCartographic
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 85368176NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21319218Folder number: US248.1.10Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): eaf07680-68ae-0135-cce7-1794b2f943de
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