↓ Refine your search

Results 1 - 16 of 16

  • Catalog Record

    Monsoon & trade wind chart of the Indian Ocean / Catalog Record Only

    "Series B." Explanation dated "January 1860." The trade wind charts were released as series B a part of Maury's "Wind and current charts", series A-F. Two sheets were produced, one for the Atlantic and the other for the Indian Ocean. For complete discussion, see "The wind and current chart series produced by Matthew Fontaine Maury," by Marc I. Pinsel, in Navigation : Journal of ...

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • Catalog Record

    Pilot chart of the South Atlantic / Catalog Record Only

    Shows prevailing wind direction by month. "No. 1. Series C." The pilot charts were released as series C a part of Maury's "Wind and current charts", series A-F. These charts were designed for sailing ships and recorded wind direction observations made by mariners on previous voyages. For complete discussion, see "The wind and current chart series produced by Matthew Fontaine Maury," by Marc I. ...

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Catalog Record

    Pilot chart of the South Pacific / Catalog Record Only

    Shows prevailing wind direction by month. Various editions of some sheets. Some sheets have inconsistent numbering sequence. No. of maps for complete coverage not indicated. "Series C." The pilot charts were released as series C a part of Maury's "Wind and current charts," series A-F. These charts were designed for sailing ships and recorded wind direction observations made by mariners on previous voyages. For ...

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1851
  • Catalog Record

    Maury's wind and current chart, Indian Ocean. Catalog Record Only

    Shows prevailing wind direction by month. Title and first date of publication from sheet 4. Various eds. of some sheets with updated and additional information. Sheets 4 and 5 "drawn by R.H. Wyman, Lieut. U.S.N., February 1854. "Drawn by R.H. Wyman, Lieut. U.S.N. February 1854"--Sheet 4, lower margin. "Drawn by R.H. Wyman & G. B. Balsh, lieutenants, U.S. , April 1854"--Sheet 5, lower margin. ...

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1854
  • Catalog Record

    Pilot chart of the North Pacific / Catalog Record Only

    Shows prevailing wind direction by month. Sheet 1 is mistitled; it covers the northwestern Indian Ocean near Somalia and the Arabian Peninsula. This area is also covered on part of the Pilot chart of the North Indian Ocean. "Series C. No. 1." Sheets individually numbered, e.g.: Series C No. 1., Sheet no. 2. Series C; sheets also numbered in upper left margin, e.g.: 66, ...

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Catalog Record

    Wind and current chart of the North Pacific / Catalog Record Only

    Shows prevailing wind direction by month. Title, author statement, and first date of publication from sheet 5. Various eds. of some sheets with updated and additional information. Sheets 2-5 and 10-11 drawn by Lardner Gibbon. Sheets 7-8 drawn by B.S. Porter. Sheet 9 drawn by T.S. Fillebrown. Tracks projected on sheets 2-5 by A.W. Johnson; on sheet 6 by B.S. Porter, R. Aulick, and ...

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1849
  • Catalog Record

    Pilot chart of the coast of Brazil / Catalog Record Only

    Shows prevailing wind direction by month. "This chart is on the plan of Pilot Chart North Atlantic. The only difference between the two is that in the North Atlantic, the wind-roses occupy each a space of Ocean 5' square. On this the wind-rose occupies a space of 1' of longitude by 2' of latitude. The arrangement of the months, courses, winds, and calms, is ...

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1854
  • Catalog Record

    Pilot chart of the coast of Brazil / Catalog Record Only

    Shows prevailing wind direction by month. Original date appears on map:1849. "This chart is on the plan of Pilot Chart North Atlantic. The only difference between the two is that in the North Atlantic, the wind-roses occupy each a space of Ocean 5' square. On this the wind-rose occupies a space of 1' of longitude by 2' of latitude. The arrangement of the months, ...

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Catalog Record

    Wind and current chart of the South Atlantic / Catalog Record Only

    Shows prevailing wind direction by month. Does not cover the southeastern Atlantic south of latitude 400 S. Various eds. of some sheets with updated and additional information. "Drawn by Passed Mid. Wm. G. Temple, U.S.N. Tracks projected by Prof. Wm. Flye, U.S.N. Eng. by Sherman & Smith. N.Y."--Sheet 3, lower margin. "Series A." Track chart, released as Series A a part of Maury's "Wind ...

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1847
  • Catalog Record

    Maury's wind and current chart : South Pacific / Catalog Record Only

    Covers the southeastern Pacific only. Shows prevailing wind direction by month. Title, author statement, and first date of publication from sheet 5. Various eds. of some sheets with updated and additional information. Similar wind and current charts of other oceans compiled from materials in the Bureau of Ordnance and Hydrography. "[Engraved by] Oliver J. Stuart. N.Y."--Sheet 8, lower right margin. "Tracks projected by Lieut. ...

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Catalog Record

    Pilot chart of the north Indian Ocean / Catalog Record Only

    Shows prevailing wind direction by month. "Series C. nos. 1 & 2." The pilot charts were released as series C a part of Maury's "Wind and current charts", series A-F. These charts were designed for sailing ships and recorded wind direction observations made by mariners on previous voyages. For complete discussion, see "The wind and current chart series produced by Matthew Fontaine Maury," by ...

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • Catalog Record

    Pilot chart of the North Atlantic / Catalog Record Only

    Shows prevailing wind direction by month. "Series C. No. 1." "New edition corrected 1857." The pilot charts were released as series C a part of Maury's "Wind and current charts", series A-F. These charts were designed for sailing ships and recorded wind direction observations made by mariners on previous voyages. For complete discussion, see "The wind and current chart series produced by Matthew Fontaine ...

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Catalog Record

    Trade wind chart of the Atlantic Ocean / Catalog Record Only

    "Series B." The trade wind charts were released as series B a part of Maury's "Wind and current charts", series A-F. Two sheets were produced, one for the Atlantic and the other for the Indian Ocean. For complete discussion, see "The wind and current chart series produced by Matthew Fontaine Maury," by Marc I. Pinsel, in Navigation : Journal of the Institute of Navigation, ...

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1851
  • Catalog Record

    Pilot chart of the South Atlantic / Catalog Record Only

    Shows prevailing wind direction by month. The pilot charts were released as series C a part of Maury's "Wind and current charts", series A-F. These charts were designed for sailing ships and recorded wind direction observations made by mariners on previous voyages. For complete discussion, see "The wind and current chart series produced by Matthew Fontaine Maury," by Marc I. Pinsel, in Navigation : ...

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Catalog Record

    Wind and current chart of the North Atlantic / Catalog Record Only

    Shows prevailing wind direction by month. Various eds. of some charts. Some sheets lack title and numberings. 1st and 2nd editions lack series designations A, B, C, etc. "The winds are denoted by small brushes, the head of the brush pointing to the direction whence the wind blows, the length of the brush shewing the comparative force." "Eng. by Sherman & Smith N.Y."--Lower right ...

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1847
  • Catalog Record

    Pilot chart for Cape Horn / Catalog Record Only

    Shows prevailing wind direction by month. "Series C." The pilot charts were released as series C a part of Maury's "Wind and current charts", series A-F. These charts were designed for sailing ships and recorded wind direction observations made by mariners on previous voyages. For complete discussion, see "The wind and current chart series produced by Matthew Fontaine Maury," by Marc I. Pinsel, in ...

    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852