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Title
Preliminary chart of Mount Hope Bay, Rhode Island
Additional title: Mount Hope Bay, Rhode Island
Names
United States Coast Survey (Publisher)
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 (Creator)
Blunt, Edmund M. (Edmund March), 1770-1862 (Creator)
Harrison, A. M. (Alexander Medina), 1829-1881 (Creator)
Trowbridge, William Pettit, 1828-1892 (Creator)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Rhode Island

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1861
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: United States Coast Survey
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5266
Topics
Nautical charts -- Mount Hope Bay (Mass. and R.I.)
Sailing -- Mount Hope Bay (Mass. and R.I.)
Nautical charts
Sailing
Mount Hope Bay (Mass. and R.I.)
Atlantic Ocean -- Mount Hope Bay (Mass. and R.I.)
Genres
Maps
Bathymetric maps
Nautical charts
Notes
Statement of responsibility: From a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, Superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States ; triangulation by A.D. Bache, Supdt., and E. Blunt, Asst. ; topography by A.M. Harrison, Assist. ; hydrography by the party under the direction of W.P. Trowbridge, Assist.
Content: Depths shown by bathymetric tints and soundings.
Content: Includes text and tables.
Content: "No. 353"--Upper left margin.
Date: "Triangulation executed in 1843, 1844, and 1861; topography executed in 1861; hydrography executed in 1861."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 49 x 40 cm, on sheet 56 x 44 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 234474385
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646304
Folder number: US219.1.08
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c88dc120-c54f-0134-e669-00505686a51c
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

  • 1861: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Preliminary chart of Mount Hope Bay, Rhode Island" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1861. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d568c2d0-c54f-0134-7359-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Preliminary chart of Mount Hope Bay, Rhode Island" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 6, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d568c2d0-c54f-0134-7359-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1861). Preliminary chart of Mount Hope Bay, Rhode Island Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d568c2d0-c54f-0134-7359-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Preliminary chart of Mount Hope Bay, Rhode Island