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Map New Haven Harbor

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  • New Haven Harbor


  • United States Coast Survey.
  • Hassler, F. R.
  • Ferguson, James, 1797-1867.
  • Blunt, Edmund M. (Edmund March), 1770-1862.

Created / Published

  • [Washington, U.S. Coast Survey, 186-]


  • -  New Haven (Conn.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
  • -  Harbors--New Haven (Conn.)--Maps
  • -  United States--Connecticut--New Haven


  • -  [Scale 1:30,000].
  • -  LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 117.15
  • -  Another copy with annotations.
  • -  Harbor chart annotated in red to show the number and sectors of fire for guns situated at Oyster Point and Fort Hale, Connecticut. Guns at Oyster Point are numbered 1 to 5 and those at Fort Hale, 1 to 15. Information added to the chart probably reflects the situation during the Civil War.
  • -  "Transferred from Office of Chf. Engr. Defenses of Washington, to Engr. Dept. Jan'y 1866."
  • -  Description derived from published bibliography.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.


  • 1 map, [46 x 36 cm.]

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3784.N4S5 186- .U51


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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 99447265

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

United States Coast Survey, F. R Hassler, James Ferguson, and Edmund M Blunt. New Haven Harbor. [Washington, U.S. Coast Survey, 186, 1860] Map.

APA citation style:

United States Coast Survey, Hassler, F. R., Ferguson, J. & Blunt, E. M. (1860) New Haven Harbor. [Washington, U.S. Coast Survey, 186] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

United States Coast Survey, et al. New Haven Harbor. [Washington, U.S. Coast Survey, 186, 1860] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.