City and harbor of Portland, Maine, 1870.

Title
City and harbor of Portland, Maine, 1870.
Author
United States Coast Survey, creator, issuing body.
Publication
  • 16 & 18 Park Place, [New York] : N.Y. Lithographing Engraving & Printing Co., [1870]
  • [Washington, D.C.] : [United States Coast Survey], [1870]

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CartographicSupervised useCheck with staffMap Div. 16-5049Schwarzman Building M1A - Map Division Room 117

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Description
1 map; 81 x 103 cm
Alternative Title
Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018). US084.3.03
Genre/Form
  • Bathymetric maps.
  • Maps.
  • Nautical charts.
Note
  • Relief shown by form lines, spot heights and hachures. Depths shown by soundings and bathymetric contrours.
  • "This map is reduced from surveys made in 1868 & 69 for the city of Portland under the direction of Benjamin Peirce, superintendent U.S. Coast Survey by assistants H.L. Whiting, J.A. Sullivan, A. Lindenkohl, J.W. Donn, C. Hosmer and H. Anderson. The manuscript maps on a scale of 100 feet to the inch are in the possession of the city of Portland."
Indexed In (note)
  • New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division,
Call Number
Map Div. 16-5049
OCLC
711861648
Author
United States Coast Survey, creator, issuing body.
Title
City and harbor of Portland, Maine, 1870.
Publisher
[Washington, D.C.] : [United States Coast Survey], [1870]
Manufacturer
16 & 18 Park Place, [New York] : N.Y. Lithographing Engraving & Printing Co., [1870]
Cartographic Data
Scale 1: 6,000. 500 feet to an inch (W 70°20ʹ--W 70°04ʹ/N 43°43ʹ--N 43°36ʹ).
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. 8, page 150, column 1, no. 6
Local Note
NYPL Map Div. copy imperfect: several pieces of map lacking. Includes stamp of former owner, U.S.C. & G. Survey Library and Archives.
Source
US084.3.03
Place of Publication
United States District of Columbia Washington.
United States New York (State) New York.
Added Author
Peirce, Benjamin, 1809-1880.
Whiting, Henry L.
Sullivan, J. A.
Lindenkohl, A.
Donn, J. W. (John W.), 1835-1905.
Hosmer, Chas.
Anderson, H.
New York Lithographing, Engraving and Printing Co., lithographer.
Added Title
Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018). US084.3.03
Research Call Number
Map Div. 16-5049
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