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Compass survey map

1998.636 (RS22268)

Description

Framed compass survey map by RHT Jr. (III); overhead drawing and watercolor of area w/ trees, water, roads, and sectioned off land; lower left corner w/ 4 pointed compass symbol and inscription "AREA-91 A. 1R. 34P." In right lower corner, "SCALE--5CH. TO 1 IN." Mounted in 1 1/2" wood and gilt frame.

Details

Maker
Tucker, R. H. (Richard Hawley), 1859-1952 (Maker)
Date
1879
Inscriptions
Inked in middle of map: ""R.H. TUCKER, J.R./ MADE BY CLASS '79""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Descriptive terms
MAP
paper (fiber product)
topographic surveys
Unidentified Paper
Watercolor
watercolor (paint)
Dimensions
18.5 x 20.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.636
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24716

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