Map A chart exhibiting the light houses and light vessels on the coast of the United States of America : from Maine to Virginia inclusive Recto

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Title
A chart exhibiting the light houses and light vessels on the coast of the United States of America : from Maine to Virginia inclusive
Other Title
Chart exhibiting the light houses and light vessels from Maine to Virginia inclusive
Contributor Names
Pleasonton, Stephen, -1855, cartographer.
Fillmore, Millard, 1800-1874, collector.
United States. Department of the Treasury. Office of the Fifth Auditor, publisher.
C.B. Graham's Lith., printer.
Created / Published
[Washington, D.C.] : 5th Auditor Treas[ur]y Depa[rtmen]t, 1848.
Washington, D.C. : C.B. Graham Lith'r, [1848]
Subject Headings
-  Lighthouses--New England--Maps
-  Lighthouses--Middle Atlantic States--Maps
-  Lightships--New England--Maps
-  Lightships--Middle Atlantic States--Maps
-  Atlantic Coast (New England)--Maps
-  Atlantic Coast (Middle Atlantic States)--Maps
-  United States--New England
-  United States--Middle Atlantic States
-  United States--Atlantic Coast
Genre
Nautical charts
Notes
-  Printed so that red-and-yellow symbols indicate the lighthouse locations and the state lines.
-  Prime meridian: Washington D.C.
-  LC sheet imperfect: Wrinkled, probably removed from a textual publication (missing).
-  Includes 2 bar scales--1 in statute miles, the other in geographical (nautical) miles.
-  Handwritten (cursive script) inked identification statement on verso panel: Chart of light houses & light vessels on the coast of the United States, from Maine to Virginia, 1848, M. Fillmore.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
Medium
1 map : color ; 66 x 54 cm, folded to 24 x 16 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3721.P5 1848 .P5
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3721p.fi000169cr
https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3721p.fi000169cv
Library of Congress Control Number
2018588023
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2018588023
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Chicago citation style:

Pleasonton, Stephen, -1855, Cartographer, Millard Fillmore, Publisher United States Department Of The Treasury. Office Of The Fifth Auditor, and Printer C.B. Graham'S Lith. A chart exhibiting the light houses and light vessels on the coast of the United States of America: from Maine to Virginia inclusive. [Washington, D.C.: 5th Auditor Treasury Department, . Washington, D.C.: C.B. Graham Lith'r, 1848] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2018588023/.

APA citation style:

Pleasonton, S., Fillmore, M., United States Department Of The Treasury. Office Of The Fifth Auditor, P. & C.B. Graham'S Lith, P. (1848) A chart exhibiting the light houses and light vessels on the coast of the United States of America: from Maine to Virginia inclusive. [Washington, D.C.: 5th Auditor Treasury Department, . Washington, D.C.: C.B. Graham Lith'r] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2018588023/.

MLA citation style:

Pleasonton, Stephen, -1855, Cartographer, et al. A chart exhibiting the light houses and light vessels on the coast of the United States of America: from Maine to Virginia inclusive. [Washington, D.C.: 5th Auditor Treasury Department, . Washington, D.C.: C.B. Graham Lith'r, 1848] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2018588023/>.

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