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Preliminary chart no. 4 of the sea coast of the United States from Cape Codd Mass., to Saughkonney Point, R.I.: From a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, superintendent of the survey of the coast of the United States

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Title
Preliminary chart no. 4 of the sea coast of the United States from Cape Codd Mass., to Saughkonney Point, R.I.: From a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, superintendent of the survey of the coast of the United States
Additional title: Sea coast of the United States from Cape Cod Mass., to Saughkonnet Point, R.I.
Additional title: Cape Cod Mass., to Saughkonnet Point, R.I.
Names
United States Coast Survey (Publisher)
Ogilvie, W. (Engraver)
Williams, L. D. (Draftsman)
Mathiot, G. (Associated name)
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 (Surveyor)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Massachusetts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1857
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: U.S. Coast Survey Office
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-771
Topics
Nautical charts -- Massachusetts -- Atlantic Coast
Nautical charts -- Massachusetts -- Cape Cod Bay (Mass.)
Nautical charts -- Massachusetts -- Nantucket Sound (Mass.)
Nautical charts -- Massachusetts -- Buzzards Bay (Bay)
Nautical charts -- Rhode Island -- Atlantic Coast
Coasts -- Massachusetts
Coasts -- Rhode Island
Atlantic Coast (Mass.)
Atlantic Coast (R.I.)
Cape Cod Bay (Mass.)
Nantucket Sound (Mass.)
Buzzards Bay (Mass. : Bay)
Massachusetts
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Shows Cape Cod Bay, Cape Cod, Mass., Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket Island, Buzzards Bay, and a small section of the coast of Rhode Island.
Content: Depths shown by soundings.
Content: Includes tide table, lighthouse table, currents, magnetic needle variations, bottom types, and sailing directions.
Content: Color indicates locations of light houses.
Statement of responsibility: "Redd. drng. by L.D. Williams; engd. by W. Ogilvie"--Lower margin.
Statement of responsibility: "Electrotype copy no.2 by G. Mathiot, U.S.C.S."--Right top margin.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 72 x 78 cm, on sheet 78 x 85 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 166645744
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21080045
Other local Identifier: US091.2.04
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 16f9c4a0-5b2c-0134-418b-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1857: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Preliminary chart no. 4 of the sea coast of the United States from Cape Codd Mass., to Saughkonney Point, R.I." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1857. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/2c789110-5b2c-0134-f25f-00505686a51c

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Preliminary chart no. 4 of the sea coast of the United States from Cape Codd Mass., to Saughkonney Point, R.I." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 29, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/2c789110-5b2c-0134-f25f-00505686a51c

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1857). Preliminary chart no. 4 of the sea coast of the United States from Cape Codd Mass., to Saughkonney Point, R.I. Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/2c789110-5b2c-0134-f25f-00505686a51c

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Preliminary chart no. 4 of the sea coast of the United States from Cape Codd Mass., to Saughkonney Point, R.I.