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Title
Legare Anchorage : Florida reefs
Names
United States Coast Survey (Publisher)
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 (Creator)
Craven, Tunis A. M., 1813-1864 (Creator)
Ricketts, James J. (Draftsman)
Balbach, Arthur (Draftsman)
Knight, Robt. T. (Robert T.) (Engraver)
Bowne & Hasbrouck Lith. (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Florida

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1855
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: U.S. Coast Survey
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-590
Topics
Nautical charts -- Florida -- Elliott Key Region
Islands -- Florida
Legare Anchorage (Fla.)
Genres
Maps
Bathymetric maps
Nautical charts
Notes
Statement of responsibility: By the hydrographic party under the command of T.A. Craven ; drawings by J.J. Ricketts & A. Balbach ; eng. by R.T. Knight.
Statement of responsibility: At head of title: (F no. 3) U.S. Coast Survey, A.D. Bache, Supdt.
Content: "No. 28"--upper left corner.
Biographical/historical: "Legare Anchorage Shipwreck. This wooden British merchant vessel, named H.M.S. Fowey, wrecked in 1748. Her scattered remains are buried in Biscayne National Park. Owned by the U.S. Government, National Park Service. Listed in the National Register as part of an archaeological district, this wreck is nationally significant."--National Park Service. U.S. Dept. of the Interior website.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 37 x 47 cm, on sheet 43 x 53 cm
Description
Depths shown by soundings and isolines. Includes: Abbreviations Table ; Note regarding soundings ; Tides.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 68043746
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21187230
Folder number: US054.3.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 69bf8e30-13d7-0135-1cb5-752d214e3617
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

  • 1855: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Legare Anchorage " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1855. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/75fbd1d0-13d7-0135-1c18-033a61bf1bb8

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Legare Anchorage " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 23, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/75fbd1d0-13d7-0135-1c18-033a61bf1bb8

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1855). Legare Anchorage Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/75fbd1d0-13d7-0135-1c18-033a61bf1bb8

Wikipedia Citation

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Legare Anchorage