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Maps Preliminary chart of the northwestern part of the Gulf of Mexico. Unfinished proof.

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Title
Preliminary chart of the northwestern part of the Gulf of Mexico. Unfinished proof.
Contributor Names
United States Coast Survey.
Created / Published
[Washington, U.S. Coast Survey, 1861]
Subject Headings
-  Coasts--Mexico, Gulf of--Maps
-  Mexico, Gulf of
Notes
-  Scale 1:600,000.
-  LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 17.8
-  At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey, A. D. Bache, Supdt.
-  Chart of the Gulf coast from Pensacola Bay to the Rio Grande (Rio Bravo del Norte) showing soundings and bottom contours at 6, 12, and 18 feet.
-  "Note: In portions of this chart where no soundings have yet been made by the Coast Survey, they have been taken from the Admiralty chart of Gauld's survey made in 1764 to 1771, which agree well with the Coast Survey soundings in positions covered by both."
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
Medium
1 map, 80 x 175 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G9112.M4 1861 .U5
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g9112m.cw0017800
Library of Congress Control Number
99447059
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/99447059
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=99447059&searchType=1&recCount=10
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United States Coast Survey. Preliminary chart of the northwestern part of the Gulf of Mexico. Unfinished proof. [Washington, U.S. Coast Survey, 1861] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/99447059/. (Accessed September 26, 2016.)

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United States Coast Survey. (1861) Preliminary chart of the northwestern part of the Gulf of Mexico. Unfinished proof. [Washington, U.S. Coast Survey] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/99447059/.

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United States Coast Survey. Preliminary chart of the northwestern part of the Gulf of Mexico. Unfinished proof. [Washington, U.S. Coast Survey, 1861] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/99447059/>.