"Preliminary Sketch of Santa Barbara California", U.S. Coast Survey
Subject: California, Santa Barbara
Period: 1853 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
17 x 14.3 inches
43.2 x 36.3 cm
This chart provides excellent detail along coast and inland includes individual city buildings. At lower left is a bird's-eye "View of the Town and Mission of Santa Barbara." This is the only Coast Survey work done on Santa Barbara.
An attractive example, issued folding, now flattened and backed with tissue. Left margin extended to better accommodate framing.