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Sketch H showing the progress of the survey in section no. 8, 1846-1854

Title
Sketch H showing the progress of the survey in section no. 8, 1846-1854 / U.S. Coast Survey, A.D. Bache, superintendent.
Author
United States Coast Survey, creator, publisher.
Publication
  • [Washington] : [U.S. Coast Survey], 1854.
  • N.Y. : Lith. Bien & Sterner

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CartographicSupervised use Map Div. 16-594Schwarzman Building M1A - Map Division Room 117

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Additional Authors
  • Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867.
  • Bien & Sterner, lithographer.
Description
1 map; 37 x 85 cm, on sheet 41 x 88 cm
Series Statement
United States Coast Survey. Nautical chart ; no. 37.
Alternative Title
Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018). US027.2
Subjects
Genre/Form
Maps.
Note
  • At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey. A.D. Bache, Superintendent.
  • Shows the extent of the triangulation network from Mobile Bay to the Mississippi River Delta and west to Marsh Island and Vermilion Bay.
  • Prime meridian: Fort Morgan. Coordinates converted by cataloger to express longitude as measured from the Greenwich meridian.
  • Insets: Sub-sketch showing the positions of temperature observations -- Profiles of bottom from lines of soundings in the Gulf of Mexico.
  • "No. 37."
Indexed In (note)
  • New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division
Call Number
Map Div. 16-594
OCLC
960641507
Author
United States Coast Survey, creator, publisher.
Title
Sketch H showing the progress of the survey in section no. 8, 1846-1854 / U.S. Coast Survey, A.D. Bache, superintendent.
Publisher
[Washington] : [U.S. Coast Survey], 1854.
Manufacturer
N.Y. : Lith. Bien & Sterner
Cartographic Data
Scale 1:600,000 (W 92°30ʹ--W 87°30ʹ/N 30°50ʹ--N 28°50ʹ).
Type of Content
cartographic image
Type of Medium
unmediated
Type of Carrier
sheet
Series
United States Coast Survey. Nautical chart ; no. 37.
Indexed In:
New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 9, page 886, column b, no. 5
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Place of Publication
United States District of Columbia Washington.
Added Author
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867.
Bien & Sterner, lithographer.
Research Call Number
Map Div. 16-594
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