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Map [Coast of Rhode Island and Long Island from Narragansett Bay to Peconic Bay

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Title

  • [Coast of Rhode Island and Long Island from Narragansett Bay to Peconic Bay

Names

  • Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet), 1729-1824

Created / Published

  • London] J. F. W. Des Barres, 1779.

Headings

  • -  Coasts--Rhode Island--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  Coasts--New York (State)--Long Island--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • -  Nautical charts--Rhode Island--Early works to 1800
  • -  Nautical charts--New York (State)--Long Island--Early works to 1800
  • -  United States--Rhode Island
  • -  United States--New York (State)--Long Island

Notes

  • -  Scale ca. 1:115,000.
  • -  Relief shown by hachures. Soundings shown in feet.
  • -  Shows coast of most of Rhode Island, small portion of Connecticut, and part of Long Island from Narragansett Bay to Peconic Bay.
  • -  LC copy imperfect: Incomplete, deterioration along fold, and brittle on edges.
  • -  LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1005
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Vault
  • -  AACR2

Medium

  • map on sheet 76 x 107 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3772.C6 1779 .D41

Repository

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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 75693435

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Des Barres, Joseph F. W. Coast of Rhode Island and Long Island from Narragansett Bay to Peconic Bay. [London J. F. W. Des Barres, 1779] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/75693435/.

APA citation style:

Des Barres, J. F. W. (1779) Coast of Rhode Island and Long Island from Narragansett Bay to Peconic Bay. [London J. F. W. Des Barres] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/75693435/.

MLA citation style:

Des Barres, Joseph F. W. Coast of Rhode Island and Long Island from Narragansett Bay to Peconic Bay. [London J. F. W. Des Barres, 1779] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/75693435/>.