Sketch of Portland Harbor including Back Cove, Maine showing projected improvements

Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection

Title: Sketch of Portland Harbor including Back Cove, Maine showing projected improvements

Barcode: 1205

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

Publisher: United States. Government Printing Office,

Publishing Location: Washington D.C.

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

Date Produced: 1887

Date Published: 1887

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.) · Cape Elizabeth (Me.) · Wharves · Harbors · Navigation charts · Maine--Maps

Map Type: Nautical charts

Dimensions: 26 x 28 cm. on sheet 30 x 32 cm.

Material Type: Paper

Notes: Note: "U.S. Engineer Office, Portland, Me., July 28, 1887, To accompany any annual report of this date to the Chief of Engineers, U.S. Army. Jared A. Smith Major of Engineers, U.S. Army."

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/1205.0001