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Preliminary chart of Calibogue Sound and Skull Creek : forming inside passage from Tybee Roads to Port Royal Sound, South Carolina

Title
Preliminary chart of Calibogue Sound and Skull Creek : forming inside passage from Tybee Roads to Port Royal Sound, South Carolina / from a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States.
Author
U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, creator, publisher.
Publication
[Washington, D.C.] : United States Coast and Geodetic Survey, 1879.

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CartographicSupervised use Map Div. 17-669Schwarzman Building M1A - Map Division Room 117

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Additional Authors
  • Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867.
  • Boutelle, C. O. (Charles Otis)
  • Bolles, C. P.
  • Ord, Edward Otho Cresap, 1818-1883.
  • Van Buren, D. T.
  • Rockwell, Cleveland, 1837-1907.
  • Maffitt, John Newland, 1819-1886.
  • Patterson, C. P. (Carlile Pollock), 1816-1881.
  • Hilgard, J. E. (Julius Erasmus), 1825-1891.
  • Fairfax, F.
  • Phillips, W.
  • Petersen, A.
Description
2 maps on 1 sheet; 54 x 34 cm and 54 x 34 cm, on sheet 61 x 78 cm
Alternative Title
  • Calibogue Sound and Skull Creek
  • Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018). US224.1.05
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Nautical charts.
  • Bathymetric maps.
  • Maps.
Note
  • Depths shown by soundings and bathymetric isolines.
  • Includes notes and table of tides.
  • "Triangulation by C.O. Boutelle, C.P. Bolles, Capt. E.O.C. Ord, and Lieut. D.T. Van Buren, U.S.A., assts.; topography by C. Rockwell, sub asst.; hydrography by the parties under the command of Lieut. Comdg. J.N. Maffitt, U.S.N., asst., and W.S. Edwards, sub-asst."
  • "Issued in July 1879, C.P. Patterson, superintendent."
  • "Verified J.E. Hilgard, assistant in charge of office."
  • "Plate no. 940"--Upper center margin.
  • "No. 439; price 25 cents"--Upper left margin.
  • "Redd. drng. by F. Fairfax; engd. by W. Phillips and A. Petersen"-- lower margin.
Indexed In (note)
  • New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division,
Contents
Calibogue Sound -- Skull Creek.
Call Number
Map Div. 17-669
OCLC
990065820
Author
U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, creator, publisher.
Title
Preliminary chart of Calibogue Sound and Skull Creek : forming inside passage from Tybee Roads to Port Royal Sound, South Carolina / from a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States.
Publisher
[Washington, D.C.] : United States Coast and Geodetic Survey, 1879.
Cartographic Data
Scale 1:40,000 (W 80°54ʹ--W 80°46ʹ/N 32°12ʹ--N 32°02ʹ).
Scale 1:20,000 (W 80°47ʹ--W 80°43ʹ/N 32°17ʹ--N 32°12ʹ).
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 244, column 2, no. 2
Local Note
NYPL Map Div. copy stamped in lower center margin: "Printed Sep. 23, 1889."
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Place of Publication
United States District of Columbia Washington.
Added Author
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867.
Boutelle, C. O. (Charles Otis)
Bolles, C. P.
Ord, Edward Otho Cresap, 1818-1883.
Van Buren, D. T.
Rockwell, Cleveland, 1837-1907.
Maffitt, John Newland, 1819-1886.
Patterson, C. P. (Carlile Pollock), 1816-1881.
Hilgard, J. E. (Julius Erasmus), 1825-1891.
Fairfax, F., draftsman.
Phillips, W., engraver.
Petersen, A., engraver.
Added Title
Calibogue Sound and Skull Creek
Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018). US224.1.05
Research Call Number
Map Div. 17-669
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