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Title
Preliminary sketch of Chincoteague Inlet and shoals in the vicinity, sea coast of Virginia
Additional title: Chincoteague Inlet and shoals in the vicinity
Names
United States Coast Survey (Publisher)
Almy, John Jay, 1815-1895 (Creator)
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 (Creator)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Virginia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1852
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: U.S. Coast Survey
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-698
Topics
Nautical charts -- Chincoteague Bay (Md. and Va.)
Inlets -- Virginia
Nautical charts -- Virginia -- Atlantic Coast
Inlets
Nautical charts
Navigation
Chincoteague Bay (Md. and Va.) -- Navigation
Atlantic Coast (Va.) -- Navigation
Atlantic Ocean -- Chincoteague Bay (Md. and Va.)
Virginia
Virginia -- Atlantic Coast
Genres
Maps
Nautical charts
Bathymetric maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: By the hydrographic party under the command of Lieut. J.J. Almy U.S.N. Assistant.
Statement of responsibility: At head of title: C No. 2; U.S. Coast Survey, A.D. Bache, Superintendent.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 34 x 42 cm, on sheet 47 x 56 cm
Description
Depths shown by isolines and soundings. Includes notes on danger, light house, tides, soundings, and bottom conditions.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 77550327
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21319207
Folder number: US248.1.07
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ae15e8b0-68aa-0135-b4f5-49767ebb9288
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

  • 1852: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Preliminary sketch of Chincoteague Inlet and shoals in the vicinity, sea coast of Virginia " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1852. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b9eab6f0-68aa-0135-e72a-0279846ab8e2

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Preliminary sketch of Chincoteague Inlet and shoals in the vicinity, sea coast of Virginia " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 23, 2020. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b9eab6f0-68aa-0135-e72a-0279846ab8e2

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1852). Preliminary sketch of Chincoteague Inlet and shoals in the vicinity, sea coast of Virginia Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b9eab6f0-68aa-0135-e72a-0279846ab8e2

Wikipedia Citation

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Preliminary sketch of Chincoteague Inlet and shoals in the vicinity, sea coast of Virginia