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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Bache, A. D.; Hassler, F. R.
Date:
1852
Short Title:
Gay Head to Cape Henlopen
Publisher:
U.S.
Washington
Type:
Atlas Map; Chart Map
Obj Height cm:
81
Obj Width cm:
96
Scale 1:
400,000
Note:
Engraved nautical chart. Relief shown by hachures; depths by soundings. Includes 6 coastal views and 5 sections. Also sailing directions and descriptive notes. In upper margin "Presented under authority of an act of Congress of the United States of June 3d 1844 by direction of the Treasury Department, A.D. Bache Superintendent Coast Survey."
State/Province:
Connecticut; New Jersey; New York; U.S. North East
Full Title:
General chart of the coast from Gay Head to Cape Henlopen. From a trigonometrical survey under the direction of F.R. Hassler and A.D. Bache, Superintendents of the Survey of the Coast of the United States. Published in 1852. A.D. Bache, Superintendent. Reduction for engraving by J. Farley asst., W.M.C. Fairfax asst., C. Mahon, J.J. Ricketts & J. Lambert draughtsmen. Views by J. Farley asst. Topography engraved by F. Dankworth & O.A. Lawson. Lettering by John Knight. Views by O.A. Lawson. Soundings by J. Knight & W. Smith. Sections by G. McCoy & O.A. Lawson. Electrotype copy no. 2 by G. Mathiot, U.S.C.S. (with logo) U.S. Coast Survey Office.
List No:
2470.009
Series No:
13
Engraver or Printer:
Dankworth, Frederick, b. ca. 1804; Farley, J.; Knight, J.; Lambert, John; Lawson, O. A.; Mahon, Chas.; Mathiot, G.; McCoy, G.; Ricketts, J. J.; Smith, W., engraver
Publication Author:
Bache, A. D.; United States Coast Survey
Pub Date:
1854
Pub Title:
(Covers to) Maps and charts of the United States Coast Survey. A.D. Bache, Superintendent. To July, 1854.
Pub Reference:
P1269; U.S. Atlases L 167.
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
2470.000
Pub Type:
Chart Atlas
Pub Maps:
57
Pub Height cm:
31
Pub Width cm:
28
Image No:
2470009
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2007
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General chart of the coast from Gay Head to Cape Henlopen. From a trigonometrical s…