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Title
Map showing lands adjoining the U.S. Naval Station, Port Royal, S.C.
Names
Port Royal (S.C.). Civil Engineers (Publisher)
Summer, G. W. (Creator)
Mackay, George (Creator)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

South Carolina

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899-08
Place: Port Royal, S.C. ?
Publisher: Civil Engineer's Office
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5304
Topics
Landowners -- South Carolina -- Port Royal
Marshes -- South Carolina -- Port Royal
Port Royal (S.C.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: "In township 2 south of Beaufort base line, range 1 west of St. Helena meridian, which the Secretary of the Navy in his discretion, is authorized to purchase, Act, March 3, 1899."
Content: "G.W. Summer, Rear Admiral U.S.N. comndt.; George Mackay, civil engineer U.S.N. F.H.W.-J.S.C."
Content: "F.H.W.-J.S.C. ; A 36."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 58 x 32 cm, on sheet 62 x 38 cm
Description
Also shows marshes, locations of selected buildings, and some landowners' names. Relief shown by spot heights. Also includes elevation section drawings. "S.Doc. 188 56 2" -- lower right margin.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 989517417
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646342
Folder number: US225.1.06
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d67bcf00-4ee2-0135-49f0-39fefc8cd788
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

  • 1899: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map showing lands adjoining the U.S. Naval Station, Port Royal, S.C." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899-08. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e8244c00-4ee2-0135-4812-759432c82319

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map showing lands adjoining the U.S. Naval Station, Port Royal, S.C." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 15, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e8244c00-4ee2-0135-4812-759432c82319

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1899-08). Map showing lands adjoining the U.S. Naval Station, Port Royal, S.C. Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e8244c00-4ee2-0135-4812-759432c82319

Wikipedia Citation

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Map showing lands adjoining the U.S. Naval Station, Port Royal, S.C.