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The harbor of Annapolis / founded upon a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States ; triangulation by James Ferguson and Ferd. H. Gerdes, assistants ; the hydrography under the direction of George M. Bache, lieutenant, U.S. Navy ; topography by F.H. Gerdes, assistant ; verified by A.A. Humphreys, lieut. topl. engrs. & assistant.

Image ID: 433902

The harbor of Annapolis / founded upon a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, superintendent of the... (1846)


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:  The harbor of Annapolis / founded upon a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States ; triangulation by James Ferguson and Ferd. H. Gerdes, assistants ; the hydrography under the direction of George M. Bache, lieutenant, U.S. Navy ; topography by F.H. Gerdes, assistant ; verified by A.A. Humphreys, lieut. topl. engrs. & assistant.

Creator

: United States Coast Survey -- Publisher

Additional Name(s)

: Gerdes, F. H. -- Associated name
Humphreys, A. A. (Andrew Atkinson), 1810-1883  -- Associated name
Lawson, Oscar A., 1813-1854  -- Artist
Mathiot, G. -- Electrotyper
Ferguson, James, 1710-1776  -- Associated name
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867  -- Surveyor
Bache, George M. -- Associated name
Cutts, R. D. (Richard Dominicus), 1817-1883  -- Engraver
Young, J. H. (James Hamilton), fl. 1757-1797  -- Engraver

Published Date

: 1846

Item Physical Description

: 1 map ; 35 x 42 cm.

Notes

: Also covers Severn River and adjacent part of Chesapeake Bay. Note 2.) Copy in Map Div. 02-225: Ford Collection. Note 3.) In lower left margin: Final reduction for engraving by R.D. Cutts, assistant. Note 4.) In lower right margin: Topography engd. by J.H. Young, Phila. & the views by O. Lawson, Washn. Note 5.) In upper right margin: Electrotype copy no. 1 by G. Mathiot, U.S.C.S. Note 6.) Includes sailing information and 4 coastal panoramas. Note 7.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 8.) Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings and stippling.

Source

: Maps of North America. / Countries / United States (except New York) / States / Maryland

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / The Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 00-14505 [Filed with Md. parts, Annapolis Harbor]

Digital ID

: 433902

Record ID

: 252755

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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