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Title
Reconnaissance of Smith's or Blunt's Island, Washington
Additional title: Sketch of Anacapa Island in Santa Barbara Channel
Names
United States Coast Survey (Publisher)
Alden, James, 1810-1877 (Creator)
Stevens, T. H. (Creator)
McMurtrie, W. B. (William Birch) (Draftsman)
Whistler, James McNeill, 1834-1903 (Engraver)
Knight, C. A. (Engraver)
Bien & Sterner (Lithographer)
Young, J. (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

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. 18-916
Topics
Nautical charts -- Washington (State) -- Smith Island (Island County)
Smith Island (Island County, Wash.)
Anacapa Island (Calif.)
California
Washington (State)
Genres
Maps
Nautical charts
Notes
Statement of responsibility: By the hydrographic party under the command of Lieut. James Alden, U.S.N. Assist., 1854. Sketch of Anacapa Island in Santa Barbara Channel / by Lieut. T.H. Stevens, U.S.N. Assist U.S.C.S., 1854.
Statement of responsibility: "Drng. by W.B. McMurtrie. Engg. by J.A. Whistler, J. Young & C.A. Knight"--Lower margin.
Statement of responsibility: At head of title: (J. no. 3) U.S. Coast Survey A.D. Bache Supdt.
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 1, page 312, column 3, no. 3
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 2 maps on 1 sheet ; 15 x 23 cm or smaller, on sheet 35 x 28 cm
Description
Sketch of Anacapa Island includes "View of the eastern extremity of Anacapa Island--from the southward." Depths on Smith Island map shown by soundings. "No. 43" --top left margin.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 312429493
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21535007
Folder number: US039.2.03
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d137b0e0-13f6-0136-383d-5de4d29ce4af
Rights Statement
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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. "Reconnaissance of Smith's or Blunt's Island, Washington " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1854. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e6e00780-13f6-0136-f9f8-094891314aa9

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Reconnaissance of Smith's or Blunt's Island, Washington " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 13, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e6e00780-13f6-0136-f9f8-094891314aa9

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1854). Reconnaissance of Smith's or Blunt's Island, Washington Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e6e00780-13f6-0136-f9f8-094891314aa9

Wikipedia Citation

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Reconnaissance of Smith's or Blunt's Island, Washington