Sketch of the Pontchartrain Harbour & Breakwater exhibiting the plan & position of the work as finally approved by the Engr. Department
Place Published: Philadelphia
Publisher: Wagner & McGuigan
Date Published: 1853
Description: Map. Engraving. Image measures 7.75" x 36".
Comments: Rare illustration of the southern shore of Lake Pontchartrain showing engineering improvements including a lighthouse, proposed canal and railroad. Includes inset details of "Cross-Section of Breakwater & Fender" and "Plan of Breakwater". Minor toning along original folds. Small chip to lower right corner, image unaffected.Binding: unbound
Condition: very good
Book ID: 203022