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Official maps of the Delaware and Schuylkill Rivers approaches to the city of Philadelphia / U.S. Coast and Geodetic Surveys.

Author/Creator:
U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey.
Other title:
Schuylkill River, Pennsylvania
Delaware River, Pennsylvania
Publication:
[Washington, D.C.] : U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, 1891.
Series:
U.S.C. & .G.S. ; 380, 381
Format/Description:
Government document
Map/Atlas
1 atlas (2 folded maps : mounted on linen ; 127 x 63 cm. each) ; 36 cm.
Scale 1:9,600 (W 75°14ʹ--W 75°05ʹ/N 39°59ʹ--N 39°52ʹ).
Cartographic Data:
Scale 1:9,600 (W 75°14ʹ--W 75°05ʹ/N 39°59ʹ--N 39°52ʹ).
Subjects:
Waterfronts -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia Metropolitan Area -- Maps.
Waterfronts -- Pennsylvania -- Schuylkill River -- Maps.
Waterfronts -- Delaware River (N.Y.-Del. and N.J.) -- Maps.
Schuylkill River (Pa.) -- Maps.
Delaware River (N.Y.-Del. and N.J.) -- Maps.
Philadelphia Metropolitan area (Pa.) -- Maps.
Local subjects:
b. 1829. (label)
Form/Genre:
Atlases.
Contents:
Philadelphia water front, Schuylkill River, Pennsylvania
Philadelphia water front, Delaware River, Pennsylvania.
Notes:
Title from cover.
"Published April 1891, T.C. Mendenhall ; verified: T.A. Colonna ; triangulation by F.R. Hassler ... [et al.] ; topography by W.M. Boyce, R.M. Bache, and J. Hergesheimer ; hydrography by H.L. Marindin, J. Hergesheimer, and R.M. Bache.
Relief shown by hachures and contours; depths shown by soundings (in feet), bathymetric isolines, and shading.
Stamp: "Aids to Navigation corrected for information received to Nov. 20, 1891."
"Wm. W. Harkness, no. 938 Drexel Building"--Cover.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Adam H. Fetterolf Fund.
Chronology:
1891
Provenance:
Harkness, William W., b. 1829. (label)
Contributor:
Mendenhall, Thomas C. (Thomas Corwin), 1841-1924.
Hassler, F. R. (Ferdinand Rudolph), 1770-1843.
Boyce, W. M. (William M.)
Bache, Richard Meade.
Hergesheimer, J.
Marindin, H. L.
Harkness, William W., b. 1829.
Adam H. Fetterolf Fund.
Contains:
Philadelphia water front, Delaware River, Pennsylvania.
Philadelphia water front, Schuylkill River, Pennsylvania.
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