Sketch of Portland Harbor, Maine, showing the improvements made in 1866-86 also projected improvements.

Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection

Title: Sketch of Portland Harbor, Maine, showing the improvements made in 1866-86 also projected improvements.

Barcode: 1202

Creator: Smith, Jared A. (Jared Augustine), 1840-1910, United States. Army. Corps of Engineers,

Printmaker: American Graphic Co.*,

Publisher: United States. Government Printing Office,

Publishing Location: Washington D.C.

Region Depicted: Portland Harbor, Maine · South Portland, Maine · Cape Elizabeth, Maine

Date Produced: 1886

Date Published: 1886

Language: English

Subjects: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers · United States. Government Printing Office · Portland Harbor (Me.) · Portland (Me.) · Ferry Village (South Portland, Me.) · South Portland (Me.) · Deering (Portland, Me.) · Wharves · Harbors · Navigation charts · Maine--Maps · Cape Elizabeth (Me.)

Map Type: Nautical charts

Dimensions: 26 x 31 cm.

Material Type: Paper

Notes: Notes: "To accompany annual report for the fiscal year ending June 30th 1886." and "American Graphic Co., N. Y." "Jared A. Smith Major of Engineers" in manuscript in top margin.

Brief Description: Chart of Portland Harbor showing the wharves and waterfronts of Portland and Ferry Village and Knightsville in South Portland, and the town of Deering and the Back Cove. The chart includes soundings, and shows areas of improvements from dredging and filling.

Physical Description: 1 map: uncolored, illustrated

Theme: Maine Counties and Towns/Cities

Collection/Donor: Osher

Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/1202.0001