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Title

  • Chart of the coast of Maine

Names

  • Porter, Seward, 1784-1838.
  • Moody (Lithographer)
  • T. Moore's Lithography.

Created / Published

  • [Bath, Me.?] : Seward Porter, [1837],

Headings

  • -  Nautical charts--Maine
  • -  Coasts--Maine--Maps
  • -  Atlantic Coast (Me.)--Maps
  • -  United States--Maine
  • -  United States--Maine--Atlantic Coast

Notes

  • -  Relief shown by hachures on some sheets. Depths shown by soundings on some sheets.
  • -  On some sheets: Entered according to Act of Congress, by Capt. Seward Porter, in the year 1837, in the Clerks office of the District Court of Massachusetts.
  • -  Some sheets lack geographic coordinates and bar scale.
  • -  Orientation varies.
  • -  Sheets numbered: No. 1 ... No. 9.
  • -  Ristow. American maps and mapmakers.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Accompanied by: Chart of the coast of Maine, No. 10. 1 sheet : photocopy of ms. map with inset ; 44 x 71 cm.
  • -  Some sheets include ill. of ships.
  • -  LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Some LC sheets annotated in ink in margin.
  • -  Vault

Medium

  • 9 maps ; 53 x 75 cm. or smaller, on sheets 57 x 81 cm. or smaller.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3732.C6P5 svar .P6

Repository

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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 86692266

Online Format

  • image

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

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Chicago citation style:

Porter, Seward, Moody, and T. Moore'S Lithography. Chart of the coast of Maine. [Bath, Me.?: Seward Porter, 1837] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/86692266/.

APA citation style:

Porter, S., Moody & T. Moore'S Lithography. (1837) Chart of the coast of Maine. [Bath, Me.?: Seward Porter] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/86692266/.

MLA citation style:

Porter, Seward, Moody, and T. Moore'S Lithography. Chart of the coast of Maine. [Bath, Me.?: Seward Porter, 1837] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/86692266/>.