Map of the territory of Florida. : from its northern boundary to Lat: 27°, 30' N, connected with the delta of the Mississippi
NamesSwift, W. H. (William Henry), 1800-1879 (Draftsman)Stone, William James, 1798-1865 (Engraver)
Maps of North America
United States (except New York)
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1829 (Inferred)Place: United StatesPublisher: publisher not identified
Library locationsLionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map DivisionShelf locator: Map Div. 15-5694
NotesStatement of responsibility: Drawn and compiled by W.H. Swift Lt. Artillery. ; W.I. Stone sc.Statement of responsibility: Inset maps surveyed by Lt. Swift, Lts. Canfield and Smith, and Lt. Col. James Kearney.Statement of responsibility: Includes facsimile signature at lower right: S. Bemar Brig. Genl. member of the Board of Intal. Improvement; William Tell Poussin Capt. Top. Suy. assistant to the Board.Content: "This map has been compiled under the direction of the Board of Internal Improvement from the following charts, surveys, & documents. ..."Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 map ; 68 x 164 cm
DescriptionSubject: Map of the western part of Florida and the peninsula to the Bay of Tampa. Includes fourteen inset maps and at top includes elevations along the coast of Florida. Also shows the mouth of the Mississippi River and the southern part of Louisiana.
Insets: Gulf of Mexico -- Entrance to St. Mary's harbour -- Entrance to St. John's River -- Entrance to St. Augustine -- Eastern entrance to St. George's Sound -- Entrance to Mobile Bay -- Entrance to Pensacola Bay -- Eastern entrance to St. Rosa Sound -- Entrances to St. Andrew's Sound -- Entrance to St. Joseph's Bay -- Entrance to Appalachicola Bay -- Main entrance to St. George's Sound -- Middle entrance to St. George's Sound -- Entrance to Ocklockony Bay.
Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.
"Annexed to the report of the Board of Internal Improvement dated Feby. 19th, 1829 relating to the canal contemplated to connect the Atlantic with the Gulf of Mexico ; and describing the inland navigation parallel to the coast from the Mississippi to the Bay of Espirito Santo ; and from St. Mary's Harbour to St. Augustine."
Type of ResourceCartographic
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 824482908NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644501Folder number: US052.3.02Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f08972c0-ebe7-0134-5339-4d34c7ef88ee
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