Key West Harbor and its approaches
NamesUnited States Coast Survey (Creator)Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 (Creator)Hilgard, J. E. (Julius Erasmus), 1825-1891 (Creator)Adams, I. Hull (Creator)Rodgers, John, 1812-1882 (Creator)Knorr, E. K. (Draftsman)Yeager, E. (Edward) (Engraver)Woodward, E. F. (Engraver)Knight, H. M. (Engraver)United States Coast Survey (Publisher)
Maps of North America
United States (except New York)
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1855Place: Washington, D.C.?Publisher: Coast Survey Office
Library locationsLionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map DivisionShelf locator: Map Div. 17-609
TopicsNautical charts -- Florida -- Key West (Fla.)Harbors -- Florida -- Key West (Fla.)HarborsNautical chartsKey West (Fla.)Florida -- Key West (Fla.)
GenresMapsBathymetric mapsNautical charts
NotesStatement of responsibility: "Triangulation by J.E. Hilgard, assistant; topography by I.H. Adams, sub-asst.; hydrography by the party under the command of Lieut. John Rodgers U.S. Navy assistant."Statement of responsibility: "Redd. drng. by E.K. Knorr ; engd. by E. Yeager, E.F. Woodward, and H.M. Knight." -- lower margin.Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)Content: Scale 1:50,000 (W 82°24ʹ--W 81°24ʹ/N 24°53ʹ--N 24°12ʹ).Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 5, page 568, column 1, no. 6
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 map ; 62 x 86 cm, on sheet 64 x 89 cmNYPL Map Div. copy has accession no. stamped in lower left corner: 55531.
DescriptionFrom a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States. Depths shown by soundings. Includes notes on currents, tides, sailing directions, abbreviation table, 4 reef sections and 1 inset map "Sub-sketch of Key West harbor" [Scale 1:30,000].
Type of ResourceCartographic
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 38267636NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21202177Folder number: US056.1.05Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a53fa730-2ceb-0135-ded8-4b98d55aff76
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