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Title
Map of the coast of Massachusetts and Rhode Island
Names
United States Fish Commission (Publisher)
Karcher, L. (Draftsman)
American Photo-Lithographic Company (Printer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1872
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: U.S. Commission of Fish and Fisheries
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5105
Topics
Fisheries -- Massachusetts
Fisheries -- Rhode Island
Fisheries navigation -- Massachusetts
Fisheries navigation -- Rhode Island
Nautical charts -- Massachusetts
Nautical charts -- Rhode Island
Cape Cod (Mass.)
Genres
Maps
Bathymetric maps
Nautical charts
Notes
Statement of responsibility: To accompany the report of the U.S. Commissioner of Fish and Fisheries, showing the location of traps and pounds, as also the explorations of the Commission in 1871 ; drawn by L. Karcher, March 1872.
Content: Relief shown by soundings and isolines.
Content: Includes notes and 1 inset map: "Harbor of Wood's Hole" (scale approximately 1:39,000).
Citation/reference: Apprears in: Annual report of Commissioner. Washington : [1872?]
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 48 x 96 cm on sheet 53 x 105 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 454572120
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644932
Other local Identifier: US088.3.01
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3de1b560-45f4-0134-bf8d-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

  • 1872: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the coast of Massachusetts and Rhode Island" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1872. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e6e791e0-60ac-0134-1a12-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the coast of Massachusetts and Rhode Island" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 1, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e6e791e0-60ac-0134-1a12-00505686a51c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1872). Map of the coast of Massachusetts and Rhode Island Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e6e791e0-60ac-0134-1a12-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of the coast of Massachusetts and Rhode Island