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Rappahannock River, Virginia : from Moss Neck to Port Royal : from a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States

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Title
Rappahannock River, Virginia : from Moss Neck to Port Royal : from a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States
Names
United States Coast Survey (Publisher)
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 (Creator)
Palmer, W. R. (William R.), -1862 (Creator)
Seib, J. (John) (Creator)
Wainwright, Richard, 1817-1862 (Creator)
Smith, M. L. (Martin Luther), 1819-1866 (Creator)
Mathiot, G. (Creator)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Virginia

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. 17-711
Topics
Nautical charts -- Virginia -- Rappahannock River
Rappahannock River (Va.) -- Navigation
Rappahannock River (Va.)
Genres
Maps
Nautical charts
Bathymetric maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Triangulation by Capt. W.R. Palmer, topl. engrs. U.S.A. assistant; topography by John Seib assistant; hydrography by the party under the command of Lieut. R. Wainwright, U.S.N. assist."
Statement of responsibility: "Verified, M.L. Smith, Capt. topl. engrs. asst. in charge of Office."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 72 x 43 cm, on sheet 78 x 50 cm
Description
Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by shading and soundings. Oriented with north toward upper right. Includes note on soundings. "No. 396"-- top left margin. "Sheet no. 5"-- lower right margin. "Electrotype copy no. 2 by G. Mathiot U.S.C.S."-- upper right margin.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 1001313780
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21319221
Folder number: US249.1.08
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 41d01b50-6976-0135-a99a-7179497f1896
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
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Rappahannock River, Virginia " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1856. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/85dc3510-6976-0135-955a-0f93ae7eefe3

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Rappahannock River, Virginia " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 24, 2020. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/85dc3510-6976-0135-955a-0f93ae7eefe3

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1856). Rappahannock River, Virginia Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/85dc3510-6976-0135-955a-0f93ae7eefe3

Wikipedia Citation

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Rappahannock River, Virginia