Preliminary chart of lower part of Cape Fear River, North Carolina : from near Federal Point to Wilmington
NamesUnited States Coast Survey (Publisher)Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 (Creator)Bolles, C. P. (Creator)Maffitt, John Newland, 1819-1886 (Creator)Smith, M. L. (Martin Luther), 1819-1866 (Creator)Mathiot, G. (Creator)Stewart, F. D. (Draftsman)Fairfax, F. (Draftsman)Throop, John Peter Van Ness, 1794-approximately 1861 (Engraver)Maedel, A. (Adolph) (Engraver)
Maps of North America
United States (except New York)
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1856Place: Washington, D.C.Publisher: U.S. Coast Survey Office
Library locationsLionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map DivisionShelf locator: Map Div. 17-657
TopicsNautical charts -- North Carolina -- Cape Fear RiverNautical chartsNavigationCape Fear River (N.C.)Cape Fear River (N.C.) -- NavigationNorth Carolina -- Cape Fear River
NotesStatement of responsibility: From a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, Superintendant of the Survey of the Coast of the United States.Statement of responsibility: "Triangulation and topography by C.P. Bolles, assistant; hydrography by the party under the command of Lieut. J.N. Maffitt U.S.N. assist."Statement of responsibility: "Verified: M.L. Smith, Capt. Topl. Engrs., asst. in charge of office."Statement of responsibility: "Electrotype Copy No. 2 by G. Mathiot U.S.C.S."--top right margin.Statement of responsibility: "Redd. drng. by F.D. Stewart & F. Fairfax; engd. by J.V.N. Throop & A.M. Maedel."-- lower margin.Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 map ; 78 x 64 cm, on sheet 87 x 72 cm
DescriptionDepth shown by soundings and isolines. Includes note, charts of lighthouses and tides; and inset: Cape Fear River in the vicinity of Wilmington; [Scale 1:20,000].
Type of ResourceCartographic
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 51857187NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21277189Folder number: US186.2.04Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e8f93790-4228-0135-e22b-73b5592cf15e
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