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NOAA Photo Library Image - cgs05094

Sketch K of the preliminary survey of the "Mouth of the Columbia River, Oregon Territory" by William P. McArthur. Although not shown, Washington Bartlett did a significant part of this work. A. M. Harrison did the topography in the inset for Cape Hancock. This illustration appeared in the 1850 Annual Report and was the first work done in Oregon Territory. See cgs05081 for finished chart.

Image ID: cgs05094, NOAA's Historic Coast & Geodetic Survey (C&GS) Collection
Location: Oregon, Columbia River
Photo Date: 1850
Credit: NARA C&GS Colllection

Category: Coast and Geodetic Survey/Archive Nautical Chart/

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