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Preliminary chart of Rappahannock River, Virginia : from Occupacia Creek to Deep Creek : from a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, Superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States.

Title
Preliminary chart of Rappahannock River, Virginia : from Occupacia Creek to Deep Creek : from a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, Superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States.
Author
United States Coast Survey, creator, publisher.
Publication
[Washington, D.C.] : U.S. Coast Survey Office, 1857.

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CartographicSupervised use Map Div. 17-708Schwarzman Building M1A - Map Division Room 117

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Additional Authors
  • Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867.
  • Palmer, W. R. (William R.), -1862.
  • Seib, J. (John)
  • Adams, I. Hull.
  • Wainwright, Richard, 1817-1862.
  • Smith, M. L. (Martin Luther), 1819-1866.
Description
1 map; 71 x 42 cm, on sheet 77 x 50 cm
Alternative Title
Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018). US249.1.05
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Nautical charts.
  • Maps.
Note
  • Depths shown by soundings and shading.
  • Oriented with north to upper right.
  • Includes notes on soundings, tides and buoys in upper left corner.
  • "Triangulation by Capt. W.R. Palmer, topl. engrs. U.S.A. Assistant; topography by John Seib & I. Hull Adams, assists.; hydrography by the party under the command of Lieut. R. Wainwright, U.S.N. Assist."
  • "M.L. Smith, Capt. topl. engrs. asst. in charge of Office."
  • "No. 393"--top left margin.
  • "Sheet no. 2"--top right margin.
Indexed In (note)
  • New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division,
Call Number
Map Div. 17-708
OCLC
1001342772
Author
United States Coast Survey, creator, publisher.
Title
Preliminary chart of Rappahannock River, Virginia : from Occupacia Creek to Deep Creek : 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.] : U.S. Coast Survey Office, 1857.
Cartographic Data
Scale 1:60,000 (W 76°56ʹ--W 76°34ʹ/N 38°02ʹ--N 37°44ʹ).
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 439, column 1, no. 1
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Place of Publication
United States District of Columbia Washington.
Added Author
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867.
Palmer, W. R. (William R.), -1862.
Seib, J. (John)
Adams, I. Hull.
Wainwright, Richard, 1817-1862.
Smith, M. L. (Martin Luther), 1819-1866.
Added Title
Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018). US249.1.05
Research Call Number
Map Div. 17-708 [Filed under Rappahannock River, Va., 1856-61]
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