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Map Chesapeake Bay

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Title

  • Chesapeake Bay

Names

  • United States Coast Survey, cartographer.
  • United States. Congress. Senate, publisher.

Created / Published

  • [Washington, D.C.] : [U.S. Senate], [1862]

Headings

  • -  Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.)--Maps
  • -  Annapolis Region (Md.)--Maps
  • -  United States.--Congress.--Senate--Information services--Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.)--Maps
  • -  United States--Maryland--Chesapeake Bay Watershed
  • -  United States--Maryland--Chesapeake Bay

Genre

  • Nautical charts

Notes

  • -  Nautical chart of part of the Chesapeake Bay between the Magothy River (at north) and Kent Point (at south) including the Annapolis city region.
  • -  Relief shown by hachures; depths shown by shading and soundings.
  • -  Map sheet removed from documentary publication (U.S. Senate document).
  • -  LC copy imperfect: Part of left-hand margin torn away presumably where the map sheet was attached to the document.
  • -  Includes inset map of "Chesapeake Bay, diagram of sheets".
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Medium

  • 1 map ; 36 x 43 cm, folded to 19 x 12 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3842.C5P5 1862 .U5

Repository

  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540 to 4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2017588252

Online Format

  • image

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Credit Line: Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division.

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Chicago citation style:

United States Coast Survey, Cartographer, and Publisher United States Congress. Senate. Chesapeake Bay. [Washington, D.C.: U.S. Senate, 1862] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2017588252/.

APA citation style:

United States Coast Survey, C. & United States Congress. Senate, P. (1862) Chesapeake Bay. [Washington, D.C.: U.S. Senate] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2017588252/.

MLA citation style:

United States Coast Survey, Cartographer, and Publisher United States Congress. Senate. Chesapeake Bay. [Washington, D.C.: U.S. Senate, 1862] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2017588252/>.