Maps Potamac River (in four sheets).
United States Coast Survey
- Potamac River (in four sheets).
- Contributor Names
- United States Coast Survey.
- Created / Published
- [Washington, D. C., Office of the Coast Survey,] 1862.
- Subject Headings
- - Potomac River
- - United States--Potomac River
- - Scale 1:40,000 and 1:60,000.
- - LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 35.2
- - Various issues of each sheet, some colored.
- - Sheets 1 to 3 titled as above; sheet 4 titled "Preliminary chart of the Potomac River (in four sheets)"
- - Sheets 1 to 3 published at the scale of 1:60,000; sheet 4 is at 1:40,000.
- - Chart of the Potamac River from Washington, D. C., to its entrance into the Chesapeake Bay. Chart indicates soundings, lighhouses, and the shore line configuration.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
- - 1. From entrance to Piney Point. . . Triangulation by E. Blunt, R. D. Cutts and J. Farley, Assists. Topography by R. D. Cutts, John Seib, I. Hull Adams, Assists. and S. A. Wainwright, Sub-Assist. Hydrography by the parties under the command of Lieut Comdg. S. P. Lee and Comdr. W. T. Muse, U.S.N. Assists. 59 x 74 cm. (Its [no. 388]) "No. 17" in the upper left corner.--1. Another issue. Redd. drng. by M. J. McClery & A. Lindenkohl. Engd. by A. Maedel, H. S. Barnard & A. Petersen. 59 x 74 cm. (Its no. 388) "No. 388" rather than "no. 17" is printed in the upper left corner. Seal of U. S. Coast Survey is printed below the map title.--2. From Piney Point to Lower Cedar Point . . . Triangulation by John Farley, Assist., Fairman Rogers, Actg. Assist, C. Ferguson and F. P. Webber, Sub-Assists. Topography by I. Hull Adams, Assist., S. A. Wainwright, J. Mechan, Sub-Assists., and C. Hosmer, Aid. Hydrography by the parties under the command of Comdr. W. T. Muse and Lieut. Comdr. T. S. Phelps, U.S.N. Assistants. Redd. drng. by L. D. Williams and A. Lindenkohl. Engd. by A. Maedel, H. S. Barnard and A. Petersen. 59 x 78 cm. (Its no. 389)--3. From Lower Cedar Point to Indian Head . . . Triangulation by C. Ferguson and F. P. Webber, Sub-Assists. Topography by H. L. Whiting, A. W. Longfellow, Assists., J. Mechan, Sub-Assist., and C. Hosmer, Aid. Fairman Rogers, Acting Assistant Coast Survey in immediate charge of operations. Hydrography by the party under the command of Lt. Comdr. T. S. Phelps, U.S.N. Assistant. Redd. drng. by A. Lindenkohl, L. Karcher, and a. Balbach. Engd. by A. Maedel, A. Petersen, and F. W. Benner. 59 x 74 cm. (Its no. 390)--4. From Indian Head to Little Falls Bridge. 99 x 59 cm. (Its no. 391)--4. -Another issue. H. Lindenkohl & Chas. G. Krebs, lith. (Its no. 391)
- - "No. 17" in the upper left corner.
- - Some sheets verified by J.E. Hilgard.
- - Includes many more soundings in the Potamac River.
- - Description derived from published bibliography.
- 4 maps, on 4 sheets, 99 x 59 cm. or smaller.
- Call Number
- G3792.P6 1862 .U5
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 dcu
- Digital Id
- g3792p cw003520a http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3792p.cw003520a
- g3792p cw003520b http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3792p.cw003520b
- g3792p cw003520c http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3792p.cw003520c
- g3792p cw003520d http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3792p.cw003520d
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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