City and Harbor of Portland Maine 1870

Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection

Title: City and Harbor of Portland Maine 1870

Barcode: 1132

Creator: United States Coast Survey,

Publisher: United States Coast Survey,

Surveyor: Peirce, Benjamin

Region Depicted: Portland Harbor, Maine

Date Produced: 1870

Date Published: 1870

Language: English

Subjects: United States Coast Survey · Portland (Me.) · Portland Harbor (Me.) · Harbors · Nautical chart · Maine--Maps

Map Type: Topographical, Nautical charts, Urban

Dimensions: 58 x 77 cm.

Material Type: Paper

Notes: Note: "This map is reduced from surveys made in 1868 & 69 for the city of Portland under the direction of Benjamin Peirce, superintendent U.S. Coast Survey by assistants H. L. Whiting, J. A. Sullivan, A. Lindenkohl, J. W. Donn, C. Hosmer and H. Anderson. The manuscript maps on a scale of 100 feet to the inch are in the possession of the city of Portland."

Brief Description: Map of the city of Portland and Portland Harbor. The map shows streets and the locations of buildings, and includes soundings for the harbor and contour lines showing elevation in six feet intervals for the land.

Physical Description: 1 map: illustrated

Theme: Maine Counties and Towns/Cities

Collection/Donor: Osher

Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/1132.0001