Chart of Green Bay
NamesUnited States. Army. Corps of Topographical Engineers (Publisher)Williams, W. G. (William G.), -1846 (Surveyor)Gunnison, J. W. (John Williams), 1812-1853 (Surveyor)Franklin, William Buel, 1823-1903 (Cartographer)
Maps of North America
United States (except New York)
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1846Place: Washington, D.C.Publisher: United States Army Corps of Engineers
Library locationsLionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map DivisionShelf locator: Map Div. 17-5548
TopicsNautical charts -- Green Bay (Wis. and Mich.)Nautical chartsGreen Bay (Wis. and Mich.)Michigan, Lake
NotesStatement of responsibility: Surveyed under the direction of Capt. W.G. Williams, assisted by Lieut. J.W. Gunnison, Corps of Topl. Engrs., 1845.Statement of responsibility: "Reduced from the original map in the Topl. Bureau by W.B. Franklin Lieut. Corps Topl. Engrs. 1846."Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 4, page 694, column 1, no. 2Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 map ; 57 x 88 cm
DescriptionMap of Green Bay of Lake Michigan, showing numerous soundings, obstacles to navigation, notes about shoreline and lake bottom conditions ("rocky," "clay," "soft," etc.), onshore settlements, and rivers flowing into the bay. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the right. Includes notes and inset elevation profile: Profile of the dividing ridge at Sturgeon Portage. Horizontal scale [1:12,000]. 1,000 ft. to 1 in. Vertical scale [1:240]. 20 ft. to 1 in.
Type of ResourceCartographic
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 68962450NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646586Folder number: US256.1.08Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6d522310-e34d-0135-d0f1-0b5bdd9793a4
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