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Auction 163, Lot 335

"Core Sound North Carolina", Hood, Washington (Lt.)

Subject: Core Sound, North Carolina

Period: 1837 (dated)

Publication: HR Doc. 445, 25th Cong., 2nd Sess.

Color: Black & White

35.1 x 16.8 inches
89.2 x 42.7 cm
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This chart provides excellent detail of the Core Sound in the Outer Banks, North Carolina. It features soundings, a vessel track, bays, banks, shoals, islands, and more. Navigational notes are included as well. Surveyed by T.J. Lee, L. Sitgreaves, and A.M Mitchell under the direction of Lieut. Col. Kearney. Drawn by Washington Hood and engraved by W.J. Stone.


Condition: A

Issued folding with very faint scattered foxing and a binding trim at left.

Estimate: $80 - $100


Closed on 6/14/2017