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Sketch I, showing the progress of the survey in section no. 9 from 1848 to 54

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Title
Sketch I, showing the progress of the survey in section no. 9 from 1848 to 54
Additional title: Inset: Sub-sketch showing the progress of the Survey of the Rio Grande and vicinity 1853 & 1854
Names
United States Coast Survey (Creator)
Bien & Sterner (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Texas

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1854
Place: Washington, D.C.
Publisher: U.S. Coast Survey
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5348
Topics
Coasts -- Texas
Nautical charts -- Texas -- 19th century
Coasts
Nautical charts
Gulf Coast (Tex.)
Rio Grande Delta (Mexico and Tex.)
North America -- Rio Grande Delta (Mexico and Tex.)
Texas
Texas -- Gulf Coast
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey, A.D. Bache Superintendent.
Statement of responsibility: "Lith. Bien & Sterner, N.Y."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale 1:600,000 (W 96°28ʹ00ʺ--W 93°41ʹ00ʺ/N 30°01ʹ00ʺ--N 28°24ʹ00ʺ). Scale 1:400,000 (W 97°21ʹ37ʺ--W 97°03ʹ52ʺ/N 26°09ʹ01ʺ--N 25°47ʹ50ʺ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 19 x 55 cm, sheet 24 x 59 cm
Description
Shows towns used for triangulation and areas of completed mapping by sheet number. Includes text, "Notes." Inset: Sub-sketch showing the progress of the Survey of the Rio Grande and vicinity 1853 & 1854. In upper left margin: No. 39.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 54991128
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646386
Folder number: US231.1.05
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0e905510-bc30-0135-2754-51c32ad7386f
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

  • 1854: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Sketch I, showing the progress of the survey in section no. 9 from 1848 to 54" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1854. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/a67f0fb0-bc30-0135-46da-6f9c3020f024

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Sketch I, showing the progress of the survey in section no. 9 from 1848 to 54" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 21, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/a67f0fb0-bc30-0135-46da-6f9c3020f024

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1854). Sketch I, showing the progress of the survey in section no. 9 from 1848 to 54 Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/a67f0fb0-bc30-0135-46da-6f9c3020f024

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Sketch I, showing the progress of the survey in section no. 9 from 1848 to 54