"Barnstable Harbor Massachusetts", U.S. Coast Survey
Subject: Massachusetts - Cape Cod
Period: 1861 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
23.4 x 16.7 inches
59.4 x 42.4 cm
Chart of the harbor and town of Barnstable, on the Cape Cod Bay side. Locates Sandy Neck and light, and the Yarmouth and Cape Cod railroads. Also the islands of Huggins, Little and Great Thatcher, and Phillis. Filled with soundings and navigational notes. Compass rose provides magnetic variation.
Folding as issued on thin paper. Coloring is simply a pale blue wash to water areas. One tiny spot in map.