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    Map of the Potomac & Anacostia rivers between Washington D.C. & Alexandria Va. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings. "Copied from the tracining [sic] of original and sent to Com'd'r J.A. Dahlgren U.S.N., M.S. Smith, Cap't of Top'l Eng'rs Asst. C.S. in charge of Office, Coast Survey Office, Washington, February 17th 1857." Blue-line print of ms. map. Includes note. "P.W. 1832. Antique." LC copy accompanied by typewritten text of note by "RS 5/9/77." Available also ...
    • Contributor: Young, William S. - Upshur, A. P. (Abel Parker) - Whiting, William - Smith, M. S. - United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1842
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    New Haven Harbor Scale 1:30,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 117.1 Harbor chart annotated in red to show the sector of fire for guns situated at Oyster Point and Fort Hale, Connecticut. Information added to chart probably reflects the situation during the Civil War. "Transferred from Office Chf. Engr. [Defenses] of Washington, to Engr. Dept. Jan'y [1866]." Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 186?
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    New Haven Harbor [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 ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Hassler, F. R. - Ferguson, James - Blunt, Edmund M. (Edmund March)
    • Date: 186?
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    Key West harbor and its approaches. Scale 1:50,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 117.7 United States Coast Survey, no. 469. General chart of Key West and environs showing soundings, lights, channels, and island vegetation. Inset: Sub-sketch of Key West harbor. Scale 1:30,000. 19 x 17 cm. Includes sailing directions. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Hilgard, J. E. (Julius Erasmus)
    • Date: 1864
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    Preliminary chart of St. Augustine harbor, Florida Scale 1:30,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 120.3 From its Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey, showing the progress of the survey during the year 1862 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1864). Map 33 At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey, A. D. Bache, Supdt. "No. 33" is in the upper left corner. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Huger - Dorr, F. W.
    • Date: 1862
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    The harbor of Annapolis Scale 1:60,000. Triangulation by James Ferguson and Ferd. H. Gerdes, assistants ; the hydrography under the direction of George M. Bache, lieutenant U.S. Navy ; typography by F.H. Gerdes, assistant. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Covers Annapolis region including Severn River and adjacent part of Chesapeake Bay. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Cutts, R. D. (Richard Dominicus) - Ferguson, James - Gerdes, F. H.
    • Date: 1846
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    Vessels destroyed at Norfolk 1861. Sketch map of "U.S. Navy Yard" vicinity at Portsmouth (Va.) showing buildings, shipbuilding docks, drydock, buoys, and locations of the scuttled U.S. ships "Pennsylvania", "Columbia", "Raritan", and "Delaware". Title from verso (red-ink handwriting). Pen-and-ink (black and red). Rubber-stamped at lower right: U.S.C. & G. Survey, Library and Archives, Feb. 21 1902, Ass. No. 738 X [no. handwritten in black ink]. Handwritten in black ink ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 18??
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    St. Mary's River and Fernandina harbor, Florida Scale 1:20,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 120.5 From its Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey, showing progress of the survey during the year 1862 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1864). Map 31. "No. 31" in the upper left corner. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Simpson, J. H. (James Hervey) - Evans, A. W.
    • Date: 1862
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    Beaufort harbor, North Carolina. Re-survey in June and July 1862. Corrected up to April 20th 1864 Scale 1:20,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 308 From its Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey, showing the progress of the survey during the year 1863, (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1864). Map 11. Preliminary edition. "No. 11" is in the upper left corner. At head of title, U.S. Coast Survey, A. D. Bache, Supdt. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1864
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    Potomac River (in four sheets): Sheet no. 4, from Indian Head to Georgetown Scale 1:40,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 53.4 "No. 391" in upper left corner of map. "Electrotype copy no. 1, by G. Mathiot, U.S.C.S." is printed in the upper margin. Information concerning lighthouses, tides, soundings, and the geographic coordinates of the Capitol dome is given in the lower right corner. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Harrison, A. M. (Alexander Medina)
    • Date: 1864
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    Potomac River from Jones' Point to Little Falls Bridge, District of Columbia / Catalog Record Only Nautical chart. Also covers Washington D.C. waterfront. Relief shown by contours. Depths not shown. "Surveyed June and July 1863." From the papers of the Virginia-District of Columbia Boundary Commission. On the original in ink: By Charles H. Boyd, sub-assistant. Register no. 910 a. Additional topography ... Joseph Hergesheimer, sub-assistant, May 1874. Annotated in ink: U.S. Exhibit 3-a. Dec. 19/1934. Rubber-stamped and annotated in ink ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1863
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    NOAA joins OpSail 2000, a maritime celebration for the millennium
    OpSail 2000 ports of call Catalog Record Only
    Each map shows OpSail 2000 (tall ships) events and viewing areas, May-July 2000. Relief shown by hachures on some maps. Depths shown by contours, gradient tints, and soundings. "This publication was especially designed for the eight ports of OpSail 2000." Includes text, notes, 2 OpSail 2000 route maps, col. ill., and agency insignia.
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey - Operation Sail (Organization) - United States. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers - Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Date: 2000
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    Potomac River (in four sheets) : sheet no. 4, from Indian Head to Georgetown / Catalog Record Only Nautical chart covering Potomac River in the vicinity of Washington D.C. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. Also shows buildings and built-up areas in Washington, Georgetown, and Alexandria. From the papers of the Virginia-District of Columbia Boundary Commission. Rubber-stamped on the original: This chart is from the C. & G. Survey permanent library file ... Date 1864. Annotated in pencil ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1864
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    Preliminary chart of Potomac River (in four sheets) : sheet no. 4, from Indian Head to Little Falls Bridge / Catalog Record Only Nautical chart covering Potomac River in the vicinity of Washington D.C. Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by contours and soundings. From the papers of the Virginia-District of Columbia Boundary Commission. Annotated in pencil on verso: Preliminary chart 1862. U.S. Ex. 26. Rubber-stamped and annotated in ink on verso: District of Columbia-Virginia Boundary Commission, United States Exhibit No. 26 ... Smith & Hulse, Official ...
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1862