Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Arnold, T. J. (Thomas Jefferson), d. 1878; California. Board of State Harbor Commissioners for San Francisco Harbor
Date:
1874
Short Title:
Map exhibiting the salt marsh ... lands adjacent to the bays of San Francisco and San Pablo.
Publisher:
Britton & Rey
San Francisco
Type:
Chart Map; Wall Map
Obj Height cm:
62
Obj Width cm:
172
Scale 1:
50,000
Note:
This map shows the shoreline property sold by the state to private parties and "now subject to reclamation" (i.e. ready to be filled). The Vogdes map is probably later. An unusual view of the bay, with east at the top; shows water depths. With black top and bottom rollers. With full printed color in subtle tan shades. Printed on 2 sheets. David Rumsey copy mounted as one sheet, backed with cloth.
Reference:
cf Vogdes p 237 (A Map with a similar but different title, no date, same scale)
State/Province:
California
City:
Oakland (Calif.); San Francisco (Calif.)
Region:
San Francisco Bay (Calif.); San Pablo Bay (Calif.)
Full Title:
Map exhibiting the salt marsh, tide and submerged lands disposed of by the State of California in and adjacent to the bays of San Francisco and San Pablo and now subject to reclamation. Prepared from maps of the U.S. Coast Survey & official records by order of the Board of State Harbor Commissioners for the United States Commissioners on San Francisco Harbor. By T.J. Arnold, engineer of the sea wall. 1874. U.S. Commissioners Rear Admiral John Rodgers, Major G.H. Mendell, Prof. George Davidson. State Harbor Commissioners Samuel Soule, T.D. Mathewson, D.C. McRuer. Britton Rey & Co. Lith. S.F.
List No:
4469.000
Series No:
1
Engraver or Printer:
Britton & Rey
Publication Author:
Arnold, T. J. (Thomas Jefferson), d. 1878; California. Board of State Harbor Commissioners for San Francisco Harbor
Pub Date:
1874
Pub Title:
Map exhibiting the salt marsh, tide and submerged lands disposed of by the State of California in and adjacent to the bays of San Francisco and San Pablo and now subject to reclamation. Prepared from maps of the U.S. Coast Survey & official records by order of the Board of State Harbor Commissioners for the United States Commissioners on San Francisco Harbor. By T.J. Arnold, engineer of the sea wall. 1874. U.S. Commissioners Rear Admiral John Rodgers, Major G.H. Mendell, Prof. George Davidson. State Harbor Commissioners Samuel Soule, T.D. Mathewson, D.C. McRuer. Britton Rey & Co. Lith. S.F.
Pub Reference:
cf Vogdes p 237 (A Map with a similar but different title, no date, same scale)
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
4469.000
Pub Type:
Chart Map; Wall Map
Pub Maps:
1
Pub Height cm:
62
Pub Width cm:
172
Image No:
4469000
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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Map exhibiting the salt marsh, tide and submerged lands disposed of by the State of …