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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Bache, A. D.
Date:
1853
Short Title:
San Francisco-San Diego.
Publisher:
U.S.
Washington
Type:
Atlas Map; Chart Map
Obj Height cm:
59
Obj Width cm:
58
Scale 1:
1,200,000
Note:
Engraved nautical chart. Relief shown by hachures; soundings in fathoms. Includes descriptive notes. Insets: View of the entrance to San Francisco Bay ... -- View Pt. Piedras ... -- View Pt. Ano Nuevo ... -- View of Pt. Pinos ... -- View of Pt. Sur ... -- View of Piedras Blancas ... -- View of Moro Rock, Esteros Bay ... -- View of Pt. Sal ... -- View Pt. Arguila ... -- View Pt. Concepcion bearing W. by S. ... -- View of Pt. Concepcion bearing S.E. by E. ... -- View Pt. Duma ... -- View of the town and mission of Santa Barbara -- View of San Pedro, Pt. Fermin ... -- View showing initial point of boundary between the United States and Mexico -- View of Catalina Harbor -- View Pt. Loma ... 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."
Reference:
Guthorn p. (200-201); Rowell, J.C. List of printed maps of California, p. 33; Vogdes p. 258.
State/Province:
California
City:
Santa Barbara (Calif.)
Region:
San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.)
Full Title:
Reconnaissance of the Western Coast of the United States from San Francisco to San Diego by the hydrographic party under the command of Lieut. James Alden, U.S.N., assistant. U.S. Coast Survey. A.D. Bache, Superintendent. Drawn by W.B. McMurtrie; reduction for engraving by W.M.C. Fairfax. Outlines & topography engraved by G. McCoy; views by G. McCoy & S.V. Hunt; lettering by W. Smith. Electrotype copy no. 6 by G. Mathiot, U.S.C.S. (with logo) U.S. Coast Survey Office.
List No:
2470.046
Series No:
50
Engraver or Printer:
Alden, James; Fairfax, W. M. C.; Hunt, S. V.; Mathiot, G.; McCoy, G.; McMurtrie, W. B.; 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:
2470046
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2007
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