Map Potomac River (in four sheets)

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Title
Potomac River (in four sheets)
Contributor Names
United States Coast Survey.
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867.
Created / Published
[United States] : Coast Survey Office, 1862-1864.
Contents
Sheet No. 1. From entrance to Piney Point / triangulation E. Blunt, R.D. Cutts and J. Farley ; topography by R.D. Cutts ... [et al.] ; redd. drng. by M.J. Mc Clery & A. Lindenkohl ; engd. by A. Maedel, H.S. Barnard & A. Petersen -- Sheet No. 2. From Piney Point to Lower Cedar Point / triangulation by John Farley ... [et al.] ; topography by I. Hull Adams ... [et al.] ; redd. drng. by L.D. Williams and A. Lindenkohl ; engd. by A. Maedel, H.S. Barnard & A. Petersen -- Sheet No. 3. From Lower Cedar Point to Indian Head / triangulation by C. Ferguson and F.P. Webber ; topography by H.L. Whiting ... [et al.] ; redd. drng. by A. Lindenkohl, L. Karcher and A. Balbach ; engd. by A. Maedel, A Petersen and F.W. Benner -- Sheet No. 4. From Indian Head to Georgetown / triangulation by A.D. Bache ... [et al.] ; topography by A.M. Harrison ... [et al.] ; redd. drng. by H. Lindenkohl and L. Karcher; engd. by A. Maedel and A. Petersen.
Subject Headings
-  Harbors--Washington (D.C.)--Maps
-  Nautical charts--Potomac River Estuary
-  Potomac River--Maps
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington
-  United States--Potomac River Estuary
Notes
-  Chart of the Potomac River from Washington, D.C. to its entrance into the Chesapeake Bay. Chart indicates soundings, tides, lighthouses, and the shoreline configuration.
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Maps numbered 20-23 in upper left corners.
-  Seal of U.S. Coast Survey Office printed below the map title.
-  Similar to no. 35.2, LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.)
-  This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information.
-  Swem, E.G. Maps relating to Virginia, 989-991, 1151
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
-  June 2002; L.S. Straight, June 1970, cd, Map Cataloging Team.
-  Civil War Map Proj. no.: LVA00044.
-  Conservation: Etherington Conservation Center, April 2002.
-  Digital image available: 39 x 24 in. or smaller.
-  Map accession no.: 3017 (1970)
-  Previously filed as: 755.23 H9 1862-1864.
Medium
1 map on 4 sheets : b&w, mounted on paper ; sheets 106 x 66 cm. or smaller.
Repository
Library of Virginia Richmond, VA 23219-8000 USA vau For copies contact: Archives Research Services.
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.ndlpcoop/glva01.lva00044
Language
English
Online Format
image
Description
Chart of the Potomac River from Washington, D.C. to its entrance into the Chesapeake Bay. Chart indicates soundings, tides, lighthouses, and the shoreline configuration. Description derived from published bibliography. Maps numbered 20-23 in upper left corners. Seal of U.S. Coast Survey Office printed below the map title. Similar to no. 35.2, LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) This item is in the Map Collection of the Library of Virginia; please contact the Library's Archives Research Services department for more information. Swem, E.G. Maps relating to Virginia, 989-991, 1151 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. June 2002; L.S. Straight, June 1970, cd, Map Cataloging Team. Civil War Map Proj. no.: LVA00044. Conservation: Etherington Conservation Center, April 2002. Digital image available: 39 x 24 in. or smaller. Map accession no.: 3017 (1970) Previously filed as: 755.23 H9 1862-1864.
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