Maps Chart of North America from Boston to the Strait of Florida and Havana : in 4 sheets

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Title
Chart of North America from Boston to the Strait of Florida and Havana : in 4 sheets
Contributor Names
Hobbs, J. S. (John Stratton)
Wilson, Charles William, Sir, 1836-1905.
Norie & Wilson.
Created / Published
London, E.C. : Published by Cha's Wilson (late J.W. Norie & Wilson), 1863.
Subject Headings
-  Nautical charts--Atlantic Coast (U.S.)
-  Atlantic States--Maps
-  Gulf Stream--Maps
-  United States--Atlantic Coast
-  United States--Atlantic States
Genre
Nautical charts
Notes
-  Blue back coastal nautical chart extending from Havana to Richmond Island (Me.).
-  Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings.
-  Hand col. to emphasize navigation beacons and markers (some with visibility circles).
-  Also shows outlines and center line of the Gulf Stream.
-  Principal title from segment marked "sheet 4" (left end).
-  Oriented with north toward the upper right.
-  Original 1859 publication note in lower margin: London E.C. Published April 16th 1859 by Charles Wilson (late J.W. Norie & Wilson) at the Navigation Warehouse & Naval Academy, no. 157 Leadenhall Street.
-  Originally printed on 4 sheets (now conjoined as single sheet and cloth hemmed): Sheets 1 & 2. Boston to the Chesapeake &c. [title at bottom]. Sheets 1, 2 & 3. Boston to Savannah and St. Augustine [title at top] -- Sheets 2, 3 & 4. Philadelphia to Havana -- Sheets 2 & 3. Philadelphia to St. Augustine -- Sheet 4 [no sheet title].
-  Includes text titled "Remarks on the Gulf Stream", notes, navigation beacon diagram, statistical table of the "Beacons of the Florida Reefs", and 11 regional insets (enlargements).
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 map : hand col., mounted on blue back paper ; 83 x 272 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3709.31.P5 1863 .H6
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g370931p.cw1049000
Library of Congress Control Number
2013589069
Online Format
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https://lccn.loc.gov/2013589069
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=2013589069&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Chicago citation style:

Hobbs, J. S, Charles William Wilson, and Norie & Wilson. Chart of North America from Boston to the Strait of Florida and Havana: in 4 sheets. London, E.C.: Published by Cha's Wilson late J.W. Norie & Wilson, 1863. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2013589069/. (Accessed December 05, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Hobbs, J. S., Wilson, C. W. & Norie & Wilson. (1863) Chart of North America from Boston to the Strait of Florida and Havana: in 4 sheets. London, E.C.: Published by Cha's Wilson late J.W. Norie & Wilson. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2013589069/.

MLA citation style:

Hobbs, J. S, Charles William Wilson, and Norie & Wilson. Chart of North America from Boston to the Strait of Florida and Havana: in 4 sheets. London, E.C.: Published by Cha's Wilson late J.W. Norie & Wilson, 1863. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2013589069/>.