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Galveston entrance, Texas: 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
Galveston entrance, Texas: from a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States
Names
United States Coast Survey (Creator)
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 (Creator)
Fauntleroy, R. H. (Creator)
Williams, J. S. (James S.) (Creator)
Wampler, John Morris, 1830-1863 (Creator)
Craven, Tunis A. M., 1813-1864 (Creator)
Baldwin, A. S. (Creator)
Fornaro, A. (Creator)
Balbach, Arthur (Creator)
Evens, H. C. (Creator)
Stull, Saml. E. (Samuel E.) (Creator)
Mathiot, G. (Creator)
United States Coast Survey (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Texas

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1853
Place: Washington D.C.
Publisher: U.S. Coast Survey
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 18-706
Topics
Nautical charts -- Texas -- Galveston Bay (Tex.)
Galveston Bay (Tex.)
Galveston (Tex.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Triangulation by R.H. Fauntleroy and J.S. Williams, assistants ; topography by J.M. Wampler, sub-asst. ; hydrography by the parties under the command of T.A. Craven & A.S. Baldwin, Lieuts. U.S. Navy.
Statement of responsibility: "red.d dr.ng by A. Fornaro & A. Balbach...electrotype copy no. 1 by G. Mathiot U.S.C.S...eng.g 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 7
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 33 x 42 cm, sheet 40 x 49 cm
Description
Relief shown by shading and depths shown by soundings and isolines. Includes text.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 78596483
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21487468
Folder number: US233.1
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 62c19f00-e81a-0135-983d-078a44e2ad92
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1853: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Galveston entrance, Texas" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1853. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/73574310-e81a-0135-3a34-7939367fbe5d

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Galveston entrance, Texas" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 12, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/73574310-e81a-0135-3a34-7939367fbe5d

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1853). Galveston entrance, Texas Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/73574310-e81a-0135-3a34-7939367fbe5d

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Galveston entrance, Texas