Auction 126, Lot 852

"Report of the Superintendent of the U. S. Coast and Geodetic Survey Showing the Progress of the Work during the Fiscal Year Ending with June, 1881", U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey

Subject: Exploration and Surveys

Period: 1883 (published)


Color: Black & White

10 x 11.5 inches
25.4 x 29.2 cm

This volume contains a report of field operations for the year, 18 appendices and 32 folded charts. Of particular interest, Appendix 11 is a report on the oyster beds of the James River and of Tangier and Pocomoke Sounds, Maryland and Virginia, accompanied by two charts and several illustrations.


Condition: A

Maps generally sound and clean.

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for: $75

Closed on 12/3/2008