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    Buzzards Bay and shoals of Nantucket.

    Scale ca. 1:100,000. Title on verso: Nantucket Shoals and Buzzards's Bay by Lieutt. Knight, 1778. Soundings shown in fathoms. Manuscript, pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Watermark: Large fleur-de-lis in a shield surmounted by a crown over an undecipherable figure, all of which are over the letters GR and J. Whatman. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 984 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: Knight, John
    • Date: 1778
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    A new chart of Massachusetts Bay, and part of the coast of Maine

    Scale ca. 1:200,000. LC copy annotated in ink and watercolor to show lights. Oriented with north to the right. Depths shown by soundings. Covers coast of New England from Buzzards Bay to Monhegan Island. "Entered according to Act of Congress Feb. 11th 1822, by Cushing & Appleton and S. Lambert of Massachusetts." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Lambert, Samuel - Whipple, Henry - Cushing & Appleton
    • Date: 1853