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Title
Preliminary chart of the sea coast of South Carolina
Additional title: Sea coast of South Carolina
Names
United States Coast Survey (Publisher)
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 (Creator)
Ord, Edward Otho Cresap, 1818-1883 (Creator)
Boutelle, C. O. (Charles Otis) (Creator)
Bolles, C. P. (Creator)
Van Buren, D. T. (Creator)
Wise, George D. (George Douglas), 1831-1898 (Creator)
Gilbert, S. A. (Samuel A.) (Creator)
Seib, J. (John) (Creator)
Whiting, Henry L. (Creator)
Bache, Richard Meade (Creator)
Maffitt, John Newland, 1819-1886 (Creator)
Ackerman, James, 1815 or 1816-1864 (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

South Carolina

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1856
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: U.S. Coast Survey Office
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-665
Topics
Nautical charts -- South Carolina -- Atlantic Coast
Coasts -- South Carolina
Coasts
Nautical charts
South Carolina
Atlantic Coast (S.C.)
Genres
Maps
Nautical charts
Bathymetric maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: From a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, Superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States.
Statement of responsibility: "Triangulation by A.D. Bache, Supdt, E.O.C. Ord, Capt. U.S.A., C.O. Boutelle, C.P. Bolles and D.T. Van Buren, Lt. U.S.A. assistants; topography by G.D. Wise, S.A. Gilbert, J. Seib, H.L. Whiting, & R.M. Bache, assistants; hydrography by the party under the command of Lieut. J.N. Maffitt, U.S.N. asst."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 53 x 73 cm, on sheet 57 x 78 cm
Description
Depth shown by soundings and isolines. Includes sailing directions, notes and tide information. "No. 21"--Upper left margin.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 37316678
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21273904
Folder number: US222.2.05
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 57530300-423a-0135-f397-4fe2e753f424
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

  • 1856: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Preliminary chart of the sea coast of South Carolina " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1856. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6a1b9fc0-423a-0135-8dc4-4d5d40308ec9

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Preliminary chart of the sea coast of South Carolina " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 29, 2020. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6a1b9fc0-423a-0135-8dc4-4d5d40308ec9

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1856). Preliminary chart of the sea coast of South Carolina Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6a1b9fc0-423a-0135-8dc4-4d5d40308ec9

Wikipedia Citation

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Preliminary chart of the sea coast of South Carolina