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Reconnaissance of the western coast of the United States: middle sheet : from San Francisco to Umpquah River

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Title
Reconnaissance of the western coast of the United States: middle sheet : from San Francisco to Umpquah River
Names
United States Coast Survey (Publisher)
Alden, James, 1810-1877 (Creator)
Davidson, George, 1825-1911 (Creator)
McMurtrie, W. B. (William Birch) (Draftsman)
Lindenkohl, A. (Creator)
McCoy, G. (Engraver)
Knight, J. J. (Engraver)
Hazzard, J. L. (Engraver)
Metzeroth, G. B. (Engraver)
Mathiot, G. (Creator)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1869 (Inferred)
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: U.S. Coast Survey
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-591
Topics
Nautical charts -- Oregon -- Pacific Coast
Nautical charts -- California -- Pacific Coast
Coasts -- Oregon
Coasts -- California
Coasts
Nautical charts
Pacific Coast (Or.)
Pacific Coast (Calif.)
California
California -- Pacific Coast
Oregon
Oregon -- Pacific Coast
Genres
Maps
Nautical charts
coastal charts
Notes
Statement of responsibility: By the Hydrographic Party under the command of Lieut. James Alden, U.S.N. Assist. ; geographical positions by G. Davidson, Assistant ; drawn by W.B. McMurtrie ; reduction for engraving by A. Lindenkohl ; engd. by G. McCoy, J. Knight, J.L. Hazzard & G.B. Metzeroth ; electrotype copy no. 6 by G. Mathiot U.S.C.S.
Content: Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.
Statement of responsibility: At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey, A.D. Bache, superintendent.
Date: Originally published in 1854.
Content: Includes general sailing directions "from San Francisco to Umpquah River," tide information, and other notes and remarks.
Content: Includes views: Entrance to San Francisco Bay -- Cape Gregory -- Cape Blanco -- Rogue's River -- Mack's Arch and Reef -- Pt. St. George, Crescent City -- Red Bluff, entrance, Humboldt Bay -- Cape Mendocino -- Trinidad Head and City -- Mendocino City Cove -- Pt. Arena -- Pt. Reyes.
Content: "No. 602."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 60 x 55 cm, on sheet 77 x 66 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 37704460
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21092187
Other local Identifier: US029.3
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 87ff7000-7398-0134-fe6b-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1869: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Reconnaissance of the western coast of the United States" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1869. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/99cba9c0-7398-0134-8bbd-00505686a51c

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Reconnaissance of the western coast of the United States" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 26, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/99cba9c0-7398-0134-8bbd-00505686a51c

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1869). Reconnaissance of the western coast of the United States Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/99cba9c0-7398-0134-8bbd-00505686a51c

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Reconnaissance of the western coast of the United States