Coast of Maine- Detail of Penobscot Bay with Isle Haut and Southern Fox Island, Dated Aug. 17, 1776.

Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection

Title: Coast of Maine- Detail of Penobscot Bay with Isle Haut and Southern Fox Island, Dated Aug. 17, 1776.

Barcode: 821

Creator: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet), 1722-1824

Publisher: Des Barres, Joseph F. W. (Joseph Frederick Wallet), 1722-1824

Region Depicted: Knox County, Maine · Penobscot Bay, Maine · Vinalhaven Island, Maine · Isle au Haut, Maine

Date Produced: 1776

Date Published: 1776

Language: English

Subjects: Knox County (Me.) · Penobscot Bay (Me.) · Vinalhaven Island (Me.) · Isle au Haut (Me.) · Nautical chart · Coasts · Islands · Maps--Early works to 1800 · Maine--Maps

Dimensions: 105 x 77 cm.

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Notes: Note lower right: "Publishd according to Act of Parliament Aug. 17th. 1776, by J.F.W. Des Barres Esqr." Title supplied by cataloger, no title on map itself.

Brief Description: Chart of a portion of the Maine coast in Penobscot Bay and Vinalhaven Island and Isle Au Haut. The charts includes soundings, rocks, shoals, and topography.

Physical Description: 1 chart: illustrated

Theme: Maine Counties and Towns/Cities

Collection/Donor: Osher

Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/821.0001