Map Proposed improvement of James Creek Canal

About this Item

Title
Proposed improvement of James Creek Canal
Contributor Names
Hains, Peter C. (Peter Conover), 1840-1921.
Hilgard, J. E. (Julius Erasmus), 1825-1891.
U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey.
Created / Published
[Washington, D.C.?] : United States Coast and Geodetic Survey, [1887]
Subject Headings
-  James Creek Canal (Washington, D.C.)--Maps
-  Reclamation of land--Washington (D.C.)--Maps
-  Harbors--Washington (D.C.)--Maps
-  Waterfronts--Washington (D.C.)--Maps
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington--James Creek Canal
-  United States--District of Columbia--Washington
Notes
-  Relief shown by contours and hachures. Depths shown by soundings and contours.
-  Base map title: Washington and Georgetown harbors, District of Columbia : 1882 / issued July 1882 J.E. Hilgard, superintendent.
-  Title and James Creek Canal information shown in red overprint. Author's name handwritten in ink.
-  Includes notes, tide table, and USC&GS insigne.
-  "Eng50 2."
-  LC copy stained.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  DCP
Medium
1 map : col. ; 45 x 71 cm., folded to 23 x 12 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3852.J4N2 1887 .H3
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.gmd/g3852j.ct004988
Library of Congress Control Number
88690502
Online Format
image
Description
Relief shown by contours and hachures. Depths shown by soundings and contours. Base map title: Washington and Georgetown harbors, District of Columbia : 1882 / issued July 1882 J.E. Hilgard, superintendent. Title and James Creek Canal information shown in red overprint. Author's name handwritten in ink. Includes notes, tide table, and USC&GS insigne. "Eng50 2." LC copy stained. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/88690502
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Chicago citation style:

Hains, Peter C, J. E Hilgard, and U.S. Coast And Geodetic Survey. Proposed improvement of James Creek Canal. [Washington, D.C.?: United States Coast and Geodetic Survey, 1887] Map. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/88690502/.

APA citation style:

Hains, P. C., Hilgard, J. E. & U.S. Coast And Geodetic Survey. (1887) Proposed improvement of James Creek Canal. [Washington, D.C.?: United States Coast and Geodetic Survey] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/88690502/.

MLA citation style:

Hains, Peter C, J. E Hilgard, and U.S. Coast And Geodetic Survey. Proposed improvement of James Creek Canal. [Washington, D.C.?: United States Coast and Geodetic Survey, 1887] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/88690502/>.