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Maps [Chart of Buzzards Bay and Vineyard Sound.

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Title
[Chart of Buzzards Bay and Vineyard Sound.
Contributor Names
Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet), 1722-1824.
Created / Published
London] 1776.
Subject Headings
-  Nautical charts--Massachusetts--Buzzards Bay (Bay)--Early works to 1800
-  Nautical charts--Massachusetts--Vineyard Sound--Early works to 1800
-  Buzzards Bay (Mass. : Bay)--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  Vineyard Sound (Mass.)--Maps--Early works to 1800
-  United States--Massachusetts--Buzzards Bay (Bay)
-  United States--Massachusetts--Vineyard Sound
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:51,500.
-  Hand colored.
-  Depths shown by soundings.
-  "The soundings and nautical remarks in this chart are laid down from observations &c. of Lieutenant Knight of the Navy."
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2
Medium
col. map 105 x 75 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3762.B8P5 1776 .D4
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3762b.ar097900
Library of Congress Control Number
77693977
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/77693977
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=77693977&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Chicago citation style:

Des Barres, Joseph F. W. [Chart of Buzzards Bay and Vineyard Sound]. [London, 1776] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/77693977/. (Accessed October 01, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Des Barres, J. F. W. (1776) [Chart of Buzzards Bay and Vineyard Sound]. [London] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/77693977/.

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Des Barres, Joseph F. W. [Chart of Buzzards Bay and Vineyard Sound]. [London, 1776] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/77693977/>.