Coast chart from Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear, North Carolina: with insets of Cape Hatteras, Ocracoke Bar and Roads, Cape Lookout, Beaufort Harbour, Cape Fear, and the Cape Fear River

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Title
Coast chart from Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear, North Carolina: with insets of Cape Hatteras, Ocracoke Bar and Roads, Cape Lookout, Beaufort Harbour, Cape Fear, and the Cape Fear River
Names
E. & G.W. Blunt (Firm) (Publisher)
Hooker, William, 1782-1856 (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

North Carolina

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1838 - 1842 (Questionable)
Place: New York
Publisher: E. & G.W. Blunt, No. 179 Water Street, corner of Burling Slip
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 11-487
Topics
Nautical charts -- North Carolina -- Atlantic Coast
Nautical charts -- North Carolina -- Outer Banks
Coasts -- North Carolina -- Outer Banks
Harbors -- North Carolina
Atlantic Coast (N.C.)
Outer Banks (N.C.)
Cape Fear River Estuary (N.C.)
Fear, Cape (N.C.)
Beaufort (N.C.)
Lookout, Cape (N.C.)
Hatteras, Cape (N.C.)
Ocracoke Island (N.C.)
Genres
Maps
Nautical charts
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: engraved & printed by W. Hooker, No. 202 Water Street.
Content: Relief shown by hachures and pictorially. Depths shown by soundings, shading, and form lines.
Content: Oriented with north to right.
Content: Predominantly uncol. chart with lighthouses highlighted in yellow.
Content: Scale [ca. 1:750,000] (W 77°56ʹ--W 72°53ʹ/N 35°39ʹ--N 29°27ʹ)
Content: Insets: Cape Fear River, from its entrance to Smithville. Scale [ca. 1:60,000] -- Beaufort harbour. Scale [ca. 1:40,000] -- The bar & roads of Occracock [sic]. Scale [ca. 1:100,000] -- Cape Hatteras. Scale [ca. 1:110,000] -- Cape Lookout. Scale [ca. 1:275,000] -- Cape Fear. Scale [ca. 1:250,000].
Acquisition: Gift; anonymous, via Special Collections office; 2009/05.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col., ; 65 x 91 cm.
Backed with blue paper
Inscribed in ink on verso (on blue backing): C. Hatteras + South
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 711311341
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18890879
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1eabb040-fcb3-0132-3498-58d385a7b928
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1838: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Coast chart from Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear, North Carolina" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1838 - 1842. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c52135e0-0174-0133-b354-58d385a7bbd0

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Coast chart from Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear, North Carolina" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 19, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c52135e0-0174-0133-b354-58d385a7bbd0

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1838 - 1842). Coast chart from Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear, North Carolina Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c52135e0-0174-0133-b354-58d385a7bbd0

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Coast chart from Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear, North Carolina