Middle part of Long Island Sound
NamesUnited States Coast Survey (Publisher)Hassler, F. R. (Ferdinand Rudolph), 1770-1843 (Creator)Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 (Creator)Benham, Henry Washington, 1813-1884 (Creator)Siebert, Selmar (Engraver)Rollé, A. (Engraver)Lawson, Oscar A., 1813-1854 (Engraver)Knight, John, approximately 1802-1872 (Engraver)Gerdes, F. H. (Draftsman)Fairfax, Wilson M. C. (Draftsman)Glück, Jno. B. (Draftsman)
Maps of New York City and State
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1855Place: Washington, D.C.Publisher: U.S. Coast Survey office
Library locationsLionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map DivisionShelf locator: Map Div. 16-732
TopicsNautical charts -- Long Island Sound (N.Y. and Conn.)Nautical charts -- Connecticut -- Atlantic CoastNautical charts -- New York (State) -- Long IslandNautical charts -- New York (State) -- Shelter Island (N.Y.)Coasts -- ConnecticutNautical chartsLong Island Sound (N.Y. and Conn.)Long Island Sound (N.Y. and Conn.) -- NavigationAtlantic Ocean -- Long Island Sound (N.Y. and Conn.)
NotesStatement of responsibility: From a trigonometrical survey under the direction of F.R. Hassler, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States ; A.D. Bache, Superintendent.Statement of responsibility: "Verified, H.W. Benham, capt. of engrs. asst. C.S. in charge of office."Statement of responsibility: "Drng by F.H. Gerdes, W.M.C. Fairfax, & J.B. Glück." --lower left margin.Statement of responsibility: Engd, by S. Siebert, A. Rollé, J. Knight, O.A. Lawson, & W. Smith"--lower right margin.Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 map ; 64 x 88 cm, on sheet 76 x 102 cm
DescriptionRelief shown by hachures and landform drawings. Depths shown by soundings. Includes charts of tides, bottom types, light houses, current stations, text of sailing directions and dangers. Also includes 3 panoramic views: New Haven light house bearing N. 1/2 W. distant 5 miles -- Saybrook light house bearing E. N.E distant 4 1/2 miles -- Saybrook light house bearing N. 1/2 N. distant 6 miles. "Sheet no. 2" -- center left margin. "Published in 1855."
Type of ResourceCartographic
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 859257516NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20920522Folder number: US160.1.02Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d65345f0-79ee-0135-ffb0-07847438d76f
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