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National Ocean Survey historical cartobibliography II

National Ocean Survey. Physical Science Services Branch. Cartographic Support Section.

National Ocean Survey historical cartobibliography II

age of exploration

by National Ocean Survey. Physical Science Services Branch. Cartographic Support Section.

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Ocean Survey in [Rockville, Md.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National Ocean Survey. Physical Science Services Branch. Cartographic Support Section -- Catalogs.,
  • Discoveries in geography -- American -- Maps -- Bibliography.,
  • Voyages and travels -- Maps -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAge of exploration.
    Statementcompiled by the Cartographic Support Section, Physical Science Services Branch, NOS Office of Program Development and Management.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ6011 .N37 1982, G222 .N37 1982
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 51 p. :
    Number of Pages51
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2816211M
    LC Control Number83600653

    Enter Keyword, Phrase, or Text to search the site. Browse By Audience | A-Z Index | Help; You are Here: Home / Soil Survey / Soil Surveys by State. Historical Documents The Readings for Ocean Explorers Collection is a digital library of complete documents and excerpts from letters, autobiographies, federal government reports, science articles, and reminiscences illustrating the history, science, and extraordinary personal stories of those involved in the exploration of the oceans.

    Navy ships keep running records of their activities on board, and many of these logs are sent to the Naval History and Heritage Command (NHHC) to be archived as permanent records. Eventually, NHHC transfers the deck logs to the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). Find out more about these records and how to access them below. The USGS was entrusted with the responsibility for mapping the country in and has been the primary civilian mapping agency of the United States ever since. The best known USGS maps are the ,scale topographic maps, also known as minute quadrangles. From approximately to , more t minute maps were made to cover the 48 conterminous states.

    The mission of the National Geodetic Survey (NGS) is to define, maintain and provide access to the National Spatial Reference System (NSRS). The NSRS provides a consistent coordinate system that defines latitude, longitude, height, scale, gravity, and orientation and shoreline throughout the United States and its territories. Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management is merged with the National Ocean Survey under the umbrella of the National Ocean Service. the country will share the experience through books, videos and the Internet. a multi-year project to document several historic shipwrecks lost during World War II's Battle of the Atlantic.


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