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Preliminary Chart of the Rigolets, Louisiana

from a trigonometrical survey under the direction of A.D. Bache, Superintendent of the Survey of the Coast of the United States ; trangulation by S.A. Gilbert, J.E. Hilgard Assists. & S. Harris Sub-assist. ; topography by W.S. Gilbert Sub-assist. ; hydrography by the parties under the command of W.S. Gilbert & M. Seaton Sub-assists. ; Verified b...
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[Washington, D.C.] : U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, 1859.
Cartographic Info
Scale 1: 20 000.
1 map ; 53 x 77 cm.
  • "(Date of first publication 1859)"
  • The Rigolets is a strait that forms the boundary between Orleans Parish and Saint Tammany Parish in Louisiana.
  • "Plate No. 810" centered in upper margin.
  • "530" in lower right and upper left margins.
  • "Engd. by F.W. Benner and E.H. Sipe"
  • Includes notes on tides and soundings, and tables of abbreviations and light houses.
  • Depths shown by soundings
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SPECICIAL COLLECTIONS. Linen-backed. Diffusely soiled.
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G4012 .R55 B3 1859 .U5