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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: 1260097

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(s)

: Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867  -- Surveyor
United States Coast Survey -- Publisher

Additional Name(s)

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

Created Date

: 1846

Specific Material Type

: Maps

Item Physical Description

: 1 map ; 35 x 42 cm.

Notes

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

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

: *9-Map Div. 02-225

Digital ID

: 1260097

Record ID

: 612393

Digital Item Published

: 2-28-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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