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Title
Key West Harbor and its approaches
Names
United States Coast Survey (Creator)
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 (Creator)
Hilgard, J. E. (Julius Erasmus), 1825-1891 (Creator)
Adams, I. Hull (Creator)
Rodgers, John, 1812-1882 (Creator)
Knorr, E. K. (Draftsman)
Yeager, E. (Edward) (Engraver)
Woodward, E. F. (Engraver)
Knight, H. M. (Engraver)
United States Coast Survey (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Florida

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1855
Place: Washington, D.C.?
Publisher: Coast Survey Office
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-609
Topics
Nautical charts -- Florida -- Key West (Fla.)
Harbors -- Florida -- Key West (Fla.)
Harbors
Nautical charts
Key West (Fla.)
Florida -- Key West (Fla.)
Genres
Maps
Bathymetric maps
Nautical charts
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Triangulation by J.E. Hilgard, assistant; topography by I.H. Adams, sub-asst.; hydrography by the party under the command of Lieut. John Rodgers U.S. Navy assistant."
Statement of responsibility: "Redd. drng. by E.K. Knorr ; engd. by E. Yeager, E.F. Woodward, and H.M. Knight." -- lower margin.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale 1:50,000 (W 82°24ʹ--W 81°24ʹ/N 24°53ʹ--N 24°12ʹ).
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 5, page 568, column 1, no. 6
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 62 x 86 cm, on sheet 64 x 89 cm
NYPL Map Div. copy has accession no. stamped in lower left corner: 55531.
Description
From a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States. Depths shown by soundings. Includes notes on currents, tides, sailing directions, abbreviation table, 4 reef sections and 1 inset map "Sub-sketch of Key West harbor" [Scale 1:30,000].
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 38267636
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21202177
Folder number: US056.1.05
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a53fa730-2ceb-0135-ded8-4b98d55aff76
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
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Key West Harbor and its approaches " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 20, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b9823c20-2ceb-0135-f908-6f8d86c49aa3

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1855). Key West Harbor and its approaches Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b9823c20-2ceb-0135-f908-6f8d86c49aa3

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Key West Harbor and its approaches