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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Ringgold, Cadwalader, 1802-1867; Stuart, F. D. (Fred. D.)
Date:
1852
Short Title:
General chart, San Francisco Bay.
Publisher:
Jno. T. Towers
Washington
Type:
Chart Map
Obj Height cm:
51
Obj Width cm:
76
Scale 1:
246,000
Note:
Lithographed map. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights; depths shown by soundings and isolines. "Executed at the request of the undersigned citizens of the State of California ... and inscribed to William H. Aspinwall, Esq., City of New York." Includes table of distances by river from San Francisco.
Reference:
Rowell, J. List of printed maps of California, p. 22.
State/Province:
California
Region:
Sacramento River (Calif.); San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.)
Full Title:
General chart embracing surveys of the Farallones, entrance to the Bay of San Francisco, bays of San Francisco and San Pablo, Straits of Carquines and Suisun Bay and the Sacramento and San Joaquin rivers to the cities of Sacramento and San Joaquin, California by Cadwalader Ringgold, Commander, U.S. Navy. 1850. Constructed, projected and drawn by Fred. D. Stuart, hydrographer, late of the U.S. Ex. Ex., assisted by Chas. Everett, Jr., draughtsman. Entered ... 1851, by Cadwalader Ringgold ... District of Columbia.
List No:
4658.010
Series No:
11
Engraver or Printer:
Everett, Charles
Publication Author:
Ringgold, Cadwalader, 1802-1867
Pub Date:
1852
Pub Title:
A Series of charts, with sailing directions, embracing surveys of the Farallones, entrance to the Bay of San Francisco ... State of California... Third edition, with additions.
Pub Reference:
Howes R303; Cowen p533; Dougal, W.H. Off for California.
Pub Note:
The third edition, with Ringgold's inscription: "To, Mr. Geo. Harrington... with the respects of the author." We cannot find any changes between this and the fourth edition. Cover title: Memoir and maps of California, Ringgold, U.S. Navy, 1851.
Pub List No:
4658.000
Pub Type:
Chart Map
Pub Maps:
6
Pub Height cm:
29
Pub Width cm:
20
Image No:
4658010
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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General chart embracing surveys of the Farallones, entrance to the Bay of San Franci…