Preliminary chart of Frying Pan Shoals and entrances to Cape Fear River, North Carolina

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Title
Preliminary chart of Frying Pan Shoals and entrances to Cape Fear River, North Carolina
Names
United States Coast Survey (Publisher)
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 (Creator)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

North Carolina

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1858 (Questionable)
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: Survey of the Coast
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-655
Topics
Nautical charts -- North Carolina -- Cape Fear River Estuary
Nautical charts -- North Carolina -- Frying Pan Shoals
Cape Fear River Estuary (N.C.)
Fear, Cape, Region (N.C.)
Frying Pan Shoals (N.C.)
Genres
Maps
Nautical charts
Bathymetric maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: From a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, Superintendant of the Survey of the Coast of the United States.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ;89 x 77 cm, on sheet 93 x 81 cm
Description
Depths shown by soundings and bathymetric shading. Includes notes, and tides. Oriented with north toward upper right.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 987568485
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21270897
Folder number: US186.2.02
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4f663f80-4004-0135-5de5-3349e3555e72
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

  • 1858: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Preliminary chart of Frying Pan Shoals and entrances to Cape Fear River, North Carolina " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1858. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5b203db0-7ee2-0135-f761-0007cc93626a

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Preliminary chart of Frying Pan Shoals and entrances to Cape Fear River, North Carolina " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 22, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5b203db0-7ee2-0135-f761-0007cc93626a

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1858). Preliminary chart of Frying Pan Shoals and entrances to Cape Fear River, North Carolina Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5b203db0-7ee2-0135-f761-0007cc93626a

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Preliminary chart of Frying Pan Shoals and entrances to Cape Fear River, North Carolina