Preliminary chart no. 31 of the seacoast of the United States from Galveston Bay to Matagorda Bay Texas : from a trigonometrical survey. Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Preliminary chart no. 31 of the seacoast of the United States from Galveston Bay to Matagorda Bay Texas : from a trigonometrical survey.

Creator

  • Author: Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867
    Creator Type: Personal

Publisher

  • Name: Survey of the Coast of the United States
    Place of Publication: [Washington, D.C.]

Date

  • Creation: 1857

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Map shows islands, settlements, and coastline from Matagorda Bay, along Galveston Island, Bolivar Peninsula, and Galveston Bay. Includes text with information on lighthouses, beacons, light vessels, magnetic needle, tides and winds. Relief shown by soundings. Scale [ca. 1:200,000].
  • Physical Description: 1 map : 49 x 91 cm.

Subject

  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Geography and Maps
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Landscape and Nature - Water - Gulf of Mexico
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Coasts -- Texas -- Maps.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Galveston Bay (Tex.) -- Maps.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Matagorda Bay (Tex.) -- Maps.

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Coverage Date: 1857
  • Place Name: United States - Texas
  • Time Period: tex-fron

Collection

  • Name: Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
    Code: UTAM

Institution

  • Name: University of Texas at Arlington Library
    Code: UTA

Resource Type

  • Map

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: 00-101
  • OCLC: 50288679
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth298233

Note

  • Digital Preservation: creationHardware: BetterLight Super8K
  • Display Note: In left upper margin: "No. 54."