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Title
City and harbor of Portland, Maine, 1870
Names
United States Coast Survey (Issuing body)
Peirce, Benjamin, 1809-1880 (Creator)
Whiting, Henry L. (Creator)
Sullivan, J. A. (Creator)
Lindenkohl, A. (Creator)
Donn, J. W. (John W.), 1835-1905 (Creator)
Hosmer, Chas (Creator)
Anderson, H. (Creator)
New York Lithographing, Engraving and Printing Co. (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Maine

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1870 (Inferred)
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: United States Coast Survey
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5049
Topics
Harbors -- Maine -- Portland
Waterfronts -- Maine -- Portland
Nautical charts -- Maine -- Portland
Harbors
Nautical charts
Waterfronts
Portland (Me.)
Maine
Genres
Maps
Nautical charts
Bathymetric maps
Notes
Content: Relief shown by form lines, spot heights and hachures. Depths shown by soundings and bathymetric contrours.
Statement of responsibility: "This map is reduced from surveys made in 1868 & 69 for the city of Portland under the direction of Benjamin Peirce, superintendent U.S. Coast Survey by assistants H.L. Whiting, J.A. Sullivan, A. Lindenkohl, J.W. Donn, C. Hosmer and H. Anderson. The manuscript maps on a scale of 100 feet to the inch are in the possession of the city of Portland."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 81 x 103 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 711861648
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644876
Other local Identifier: US084.3.03
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 51a7ed50-a2ba-0134-1e57-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1870: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "City and harbor of Portland, Maine, 1870" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1870. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6f37ba10-0b58-0135-b434-7981942d513a

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "City and harbor of Portland, Maine, 1870" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 16, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6f37ba10-0b58-0135-b434-7981942d513a

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1870). City and harbor of Portland, Maine, 1870 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6f37ba10-0b58-0135-b434-7981942d513a

Wikipedia Citation

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City and harbor of Portland, Maine, 1870