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Map of Dunkirk Harbor, showing the works erected by the United States and the plan of those projected for its further improvement: together with the changes of outline of shore caused by their erection up to Sep. 30th, 1838

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Title
Map of Dunkirk Harbor, showing the works erected by the United States and the plan of those projected for its further improvement: together with the changes of outline of shore caused by their erection up to Sep. 30th, 1838
Names
Brown, T. S. (Thompson Skinner), 1807-1855 (Creator)
Simpson, J. H. (James Hervey), 1813-1883 (Engraver)
Stone, William James, 1798-1865 (Draftsman)
United States Army Corps of Engineers (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of New York City and State

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Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1838
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-6063
Topics
Harbors -- New York (State) -- Dunkirk
Hydrographic surveying -- Erie, Lake
Harbors
Hydrographic surveying
Dunkirk (N.Y.)
Erie, Lake
New York (State) -- Dunkirk
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Depths shown by soundings.
Content: Oriented with north to lower left.
Content: "Copied in part from Lt. T.S. Bowns' map of 1835 by J.H. Simpson, 1st Lieut. U.S. topogl. engrs.; W.J. Stone Sc Wash."
Content: "To accompanying annual report 1838, W.G. Williams, capt. U.S. topo. engrs."
Citation/reference: In: Operations by the Topographical Engineers, annual report for the year ending 30th September, 1838, (Serial set, vol. 344, H. Doc. 2).
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; on sheet 37 x 62 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 557213542
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645890
Other local Identifier: US173.2.02
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dd375b40-05a7-0134-a237-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1807: Creator Born
  • 1838: Issued
  • 1855: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Dunkirk Harbor, showing the works erected by the United States and the plan of those projected for its further improvement" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1838. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f5369af0-05a7-0134-407d-00505686a51c

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Dunkirk Harbor, showing the works erected by the United States and the plan of those projected for its further improvement" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 24, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f5369af0-05a7-0134-407d-00505686a51c

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1838). Map of Dunkirk Harbor, showing the works erected by the United States and the plan of those projected for its further improvement Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f5369af0-05a7-0134-407d-00505686a51c

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Map of Dunkirk Harbor, showing the works erected by the United States and the plan of those projected for its further improvement