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Title
Petaluma and Napa Creeks, California
Names
United States Coast Survey (Publisher)
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 (Creator)
Fairfield, G. A. (Creator)
Rodgers, A. F. (Creator)
Alden, James, 1810-1877 (Creator)
Petersen, A.. (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

California

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1861
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: Coast Survey Office
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 18-906
Topics
Nautical charts -- California -- Petaluma River
Nautical charts -- California -- Napa River
Nautical charts
Petaluma River (Calif.)
Napa River (Calif.)
California -- Napa River
California -- Petaluma River
Genres
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 G.A. Fairfield and A.F. Rodgers, assts., Coast Survey ; topography by A.F. Rodgers, assistant ; hydrography by the party under the command of James Alden, Comdr., U.S.N. asst. ; engd. by A. Petersen.
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 7, page 676, column 2, no. 4
Acquisition: Gansevoort-Lansing Collection
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 2 maps on 1 sheet ; 76 x 27 cm and 76 x 26 cm, on sheet 91 x 67 cm
NYPL Map Div. copy has accession no. stamped in lower left corner: 54695
Description
Covers Petaluma River from Petaluma to San Pablo Bay. Covers Napa River from Napa to Vallejo. Depths shown by soundings and shading. Petaluma Creek map oriented with north toward the upper right. Inset map: Continuation of Napa Creek. Includes text and tables. "No. 23."
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 26451333
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21537753
Folder number: US038.3.04
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2fe4b2b0-1665-0136-23d6-55de34f6b385
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1861: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Petaluma and Napa Creeks, California " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1861. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e3dda5a0-24be-0136-213c-5bd48a6d4e85

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Petaluma and Napa Creeks, California " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 24, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e3dda5a0-24be-0136-213c-5bd48a6d4e85

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1861). Petaluma and Napa Creeks, California Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e3dda5a0-24be-0136-213c-5bd48a6d4e85

Wikipedia Citation

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Petaluma and Napa Creeks, California