Preliminary survey of Humboldt Bay, California Additional title: Sketch J No. 8, A.D. Bache Superintendent U.S. Coast SurveyAdditional title: Maps and charts of the United States Coast Survey
NamesUnited States Coast Survey (Publisher)Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 (Surveyor)Alden, James, 1810-1877 (Surveyor)McMurtrie, W. B. (William Birch) (Draftsman)Herbst, Frs. (Francis) (Draftsman)McClery, M. I. (Draftsman)Gritzner, M. C. (Draftsman)Knight, H. M. (Engraver)Donohoo, T. (Engraver)McCoy, G. (Engraver)Smith, W. (Engraver)
Maps of North America
United States (except New York)
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1852Place: Washington, D.C.Publisher: U.S. Coast Survey OfficeEdition: Second edition
Library locationsLionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map DivisionShelf locator: Map Div. 18-902
TopicsNautical charts -- California -- Humboldt BayHumboldt Bay (Calif.)Pacific Ocean -- Humboldt Bay (Calif.)
GenresMapsNautical chartsBathymetric maps
NotesStatement of responsibility: By the hydrographic party under command of Lieut. James Alden, U.S.N. and Assist. U.S.C.S.Statement of responsibility: Topography & view by W.B. McMurtrie; reduction for engraving: outlines by M.I. McClery; topography by Frs. Herbst; hydrography by M.C. Gritzner.Statement of responsibility: Topography engraved by G. McCoy and H.M. Knight; view by G. McCoy; outlines by T. Donohoo; lettering by W. Smith.Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 5, page 145, column 3, no. 4Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 map ; 44 x 35 cm, on sheet 56 x 47 cmNYPL Map Div. copy has accession no. stamped in lower left corner: 55656
DescriptionRelief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings and isolines. Includes notes and sailing directions. Includes topographical view of Red Bluff Entrance, Humboldt Bay. "Sketch J No. 8" Map dated 1852, in atlas dated 1854. Appears in: Bache, A.D. Maps and charts of the United States Coast Survey. Washington, D.C., 1854. No. 54.
Type of ResourceCartographic
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 855047106NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21530374Folder number: US038.2.03Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a5e008f0-0b7b-0136-2673-7f48acd46977
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