Reconnaissance of the harbors of Santa Cruz, San Simeon, Coxo and San Luis Obispo, California
NamesUnited States Coast Survey (Publisher)Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 (Creator)Alden, James, 1810-1877 (Creator)Davidson, George, 1825-1911 (Creator)McMurtrie, W. B. (William Birch) (Creator)Stevens, Isaac Ingalls, 1818-1862 (Creator)Evens, H. C. (Engraver)Strobel, Max F. O. (Engraver)Knight, H. M. (Engraver)Herbst, Frs. (Francis) (Draftsman)Hergesheimer, E. (Edwin) (Draftsman)
Maps of North America
United States (except New York)
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1852Place: Washington, D.C.Publisher: U.S. Coast Survey Office
Library locationsLionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map DivisionShelf locator: Map Div. 18-917
TopicsNautical charts -- California -- Santa CruzHarbors -- California -- Santa CruzNautical charts -- California -- San SimeonHarbors -- California -- San SimeonNautical charts -- California -- Santa BarbaraHarbors -- California -- Santa BarbaraNautical charts -- California -- San Luis ObispoHarbors -- California -- San Luis ObispoHarborsNautical chartsSan Luis Obispo (Calif.)San Simeon (Calif.)Santa Barbara (Calif.)Santa Cruz (Calif.)
NotesStatement of responsibility: U.S. Coast Survey ; by the hydrographic party under the command of Lieut. James Alden, U.S. Navy Assistant.Statement of responsibility: "The astronomical observations were made ... by Geo. Davidson, Assistant U.S. Coast Survey. The sketch work of the shore was executed by W.B. McMurtrie."Statement of responsibility: "Verified by I.I. Stevens, Lieut. U.S. Engrs. & Bvt. Major Asst. in charge of office."Statement of responsibility: "Reduction for engraving by Frs. Herbst and E. Hergesheimer."Statement of responsibility: "Outlines and topography engraved by H.C. Evens and Max F.O. Strobel; lettering by H.M. Knight."Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 8, page 901, column 3, no. 5Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical DescriptionExtent: 4 maps on 1 sheet ; 21 x 20 cm or smaller, on sheet 47 x 38 cmNYPL Map Div. copy has accession no. stamped in lower left corner: 55662
DescriptionSanta Cruz Harbor. Scale 1:20,000 --San Simeon Harbor. Scale 1:20,000 --Coxo Harbor. Scale 1:40,000 --Harbor of San Luis Obispo. Scale 1:40,000. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights; depths shown by soundings. Includes text and table of latitudes and longitudes.
Type of ResourceCartographic
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 24391852NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21535006Folder number: US039.2.05Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 42760740-13fa-0136-e3ac-5592e2cace32
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