"Preliminary Chart of Charleston Harbor and its Approaches…", U.S. Coast Survey
Subject: South Carolina
Period: 1856 (dated)
Color: Black & White
31.7 x 30.2 inches
80.5 x 76.7 cm
Detailed chart covering the entrance to Charleston Harbor. Great detail of the navigational channels and hazards and the topography of the coastlines. City plans of Charleston, Mount Pleasant, and Moultrieville. Two views at bottom of the main ship channel show coastline as scene from onboard a ship.
Backed with Japanese tissue to repair several tears in the text panel at left.