Galveston entrance, Texas
NamesUnited States Coast Survey (Publisher)Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 (Creator)Bien, Julius, 1826-1909 (Creator)Fauntleroy, R. H. (Creator)Williams, J. S. (James S.) (Creator)Wampler, John Morris, 1830-1863 (Creator)Fornaro, A. (Creator)Evens, H. C. (Creator)Stull, Saml. E. (Samuel E.) (Creator)United States Coast Survey (Creator)
Maps of North America
United States (except New York)
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1856Place: Washington, D.C.Publisher: U.S. Coast Survey
Library locationsLionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map DivisionShelf locator: Map Div. 18-707
TopicsNautical charts -- Texas -- Galveston Bay (Tex.)Shipwrecks -- Texas -- GalvestonShipwrecksNautical chartsGalveston (Tex.)Mexico, Gulf of -- Galveston Bay (Tex.)Texas -- Galveston
NotesStatement of responsibility: From a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.B. Bache, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States ; triangulation by R.H. Fauntleroy and J.S. Williams, assistants ; topography by J.M. Wampler, sub-asst..Statement of responsibility: "redd. drng. by A. Fornaro & A. Balbach ; engd. by App. H.C. Evens & S.E. Stull."Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division , v. 4, page 224, column 3, row 7Acquisition: Gansevoort - Lansing CollectionFunding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 map ; 33 x 41 cm, sheet 40 x 51 cmNYPL Map Div. copy has accession no. stamped in lower left corner: 49886
DescriptionDepths shown by soundings and bathymetric shading. Includes notes on sailing directions, winds and tides. Above upper left margin: No. 43.
Type of ResourceCartographic
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 34639825NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21487469Folder number: US233.1Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f5a23a70-e81b-0135-b7e6-396757a6328d
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