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Harbors of Captain's Island East and Captain's Island West (Harbors of Refuge no.)

Title
Harbors of Captain's Island East and Captain's Island West (Harbors of Refuge no.) / from a trigonometrical survey under the direction of F.R. Hassler, Superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States ; triangulation by J. Ferguson, assistant ; topography by C.M. Eakin, assistant ; hydrography by the party under the command of Lieutenant G.S. Blake, U.S. Navy ; A.D. Bache, Superintendent.
Author
United States Coast Survey, creator, issuing body.
Publication
[Washington, D.C.] : Coast Survey Office, [1860?]

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CartographicSupervised use Map Div. 15-5585Schwarzman Building M1A - Map Division Room 117

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Description
1 map; 33 x 42 cm
Alternative Title
  • Captain's Island East and Captain's Island West
  • Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018). US045.1.03
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Maps.
  • Nautical charts.
Note
  • Covers Captain Harbor and adjacent waters. The harbor is between the islands and the mainland of Greenwich, Conn., immediately east of the New York state line. Captain's Island East is now called Little Captain Island. Captain's Island West is now called Great Captain Island.
  • Depths shown by shading and soundings.
  • Relief shown by hachures.
  • "Topography reduced by W. Luce, draughtsman ; hydrography reduced by W.C. Barney, Lt. U.S. Navy ; Hills by A. Rolle, title by W. Smith, and the rest by S.T. Pettit."--Lower margin.
  • "Buoys and Lt. Ho. up to Jan. 1860."
  • "Published in 1849."
  • Includes sailing directions and information on tides.
  • "Electrotype copy no. 4 by G. Mathiot, U.S.C.S."--Upper right margin.
Indexed In (note)
  • New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division,
Call Number
Map Div. 15-5585
OCLC
162618821
Author
United States Coast Survey, creator, issuing body.
Title
Harbors of Captain's Island East and Captain's Island West (Harbors of Refuge no.) / from a trigonometrical survey under the direction of F.R. Hassler, Superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States ; triangulation by J. Ferguson, assistant ; topography by C.M. Eakin, assistant ; hydrography by the party under the command of Lieutenant G.S. Blake, U.S. Navy ; A.D. Bache, Superintendent.
Publisher
[Washington, D.C.] : Coast Survey Office, [1860?]
Edition
[Rev.] to Jan. 1860.
Cartographic Data
Scale 1:20,000 (W 73°40ʹ--W 73°35ʹ/N 41°02ʹ--N 40°58ʹ).
Type of Content
cartographic image
Type of Medium
unmediated
Type of Carrier
sheet
Indexed In:
New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 2, page 395, column 1, row 2
Local Note
NYPL Map Div. copy has accession no. stamped in lower left corner: 54121.
Source
US045.1.03
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Place of Publication
United States District of Columbia Washington.
Added Author
Hassler, F. R. (Ferdinand Rudolph), 1770-1843.
Ferguson, James, 1797-1867.
Eakin, C. M. (Constant M.)
Blake, George S. (George Smith), 1803-1871.
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867.
Humphreys, A. A. (Andrew Atkinson), 1810-1883.
Luce, William (Topographical engineer)
Barney, W. C.
Rollé, A.
Smith, W.
Pettit, S. T.
Mathiot, G.
Gansevoort-Lansing Collection.
Added Title
Captain's Island East and Captain's Island West
Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018). US045.1.03
Research Call Number
Map Div. 15-5585
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