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Rappahannock River, Virginia : from entrance 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
Rappahannock River, Virginia : from entrance 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,, 1861.

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CartographicSupervised use Map Div. 17-707Schwarzman Building M1A - Map Division Room 117

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Additional Authors
  • Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867.
  • Blunt, Edmund M. (Edmund March), 1770-1862.
  • Palmer, W. R. (William R.), -1862.
  • Seib, J. (John)
  • Farley, John, 1802 or 1803-1874.
  • Adams, I. Hull.
  • Lee, Samuel Phillips, 1812-1897.
  • Almy, John Jay, 1815-1895.
  • Wainwright, Richard, 1817-1862.
  • Lindenkohl, A.
  • Maedel, A. (Adolph)
  • Benner, F. W.
  • Sipe, E. H.
Description
1 map; 72 x 42 cm, on sheet 78 x 49 cm
Alternative Title
Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018). US249.1.04
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Maps.
  • Nautical charts.
  • Bathymetric maps.
Note
  • Depths shown soundings and shading.
  • Oriented with north to upper right.
  • Includes text on sailing directions, soundings, tides, and lighthouse.
  • "Triangulation by E. Blunt, Capt. W.R. Palmer, topl. engrs. and J. Farley, assts. ; topography by J. Seib & I. Hull Adams, assists. ; hydrography by the parties under the command of Lieuts. Comdg. S.P. Lee, J.J. Almy & R. Wainwright, U.S.N. assts."
  • "Verified, W.R. Palmer, Major topl. engrs. asst. C.S. in charge of Office."
  • "No. 392"--top left margin.
  • "Sheet no. 1"--top right margin.
  • "Red'd. drng. by A. Lindenkohl; engd. by A. Maedel, F.W. Benner, & E.H. Sipe"--lower margin.
Indexed In (note)
  • New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division,
Call Number
Map Div. 17-707
OCLC
62615746
Author
United States Coast Survey, creator, publisher.
Title
Rappahannock River, Virginia : from entrance 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,, 1861.
Cartographic Data
Scale 1:60,000 (W 76°38ʹ--W 76°08ʹ/N 37°50ʹ--N 37°26ʹ).
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 438, column 3, no. 7
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Place of Publication
United States District of Columbia Washington.
Added Author
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867.
Blunt, Edmund M. (Edmund March), 1770-1862.
Palmer, W. R. (William R.), -1862.
Seib, J. (John)
Farley, John, 1802 or 1803-1874.
Adams, I. Hull.
Lee, Samuel Phillips, 1812-1897.
Almy, John Jay, 1815-1895.
Wainwright, Richard, 1817-1862.
Lindenkohl, A., draftsman.
Maedel, A. (Adolph), engraver.
Benner, F. W., engraver.
Sipe, E. H., engraver.
Added Title
Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018). US249.1.04
Research Call Number
Map Div. 17-707
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