Preliminary chart of lower part of Cape Fear River, North Carolina : from near Federal Point to Wilmington

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Title
Preliminary chart of lower part of Cape Fear River, North Carolina : from near Federal Point to Wilmington
Names
United 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)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

North Carolina

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1856
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: U.S. Coast Survey Office
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-657
Topics
Nautical charts -- North Carolina -- Cape Fear River
Nautical charts
Navigation
Cape Fear River (N.C.)
Cape Fear River (N.C.) -- Navigation
North Carolina -- Cape Fear River
Genres
Maps
Nautical charts
Notes
Statement 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 Description
Extent: 1 map ; 78 x 64 cm, on sheet 87 x 72 cm
Description
Depth 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 Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 51857187
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21277189
Folder number: US186.2.04
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e8f93790-4228-0135-e22b-73b5592cf15e
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1856: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Preliminary chart of lower part of Cape Fear River, North Carolina " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1856. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f78a87b0-4228-0135-32c0-00cbd1d633d4

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Preliminary chart of lower part of Cape Fear River, North Carolina " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 23, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f78a87b0-4228-0135-32c0-00cbd1d633d4

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1856). Preliminary chart of lower part of Cape Fear River, North Carolina Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f78a87b0-4228-0135-32c0-00cbd1d633d4

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Preliminary chart of lower part of Cape Fear River, North Carolina