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Early Topographical Maps of the Oregon Coast, 1868-1915

Segment of a topographical map of the Oregon Coast from Yaquina Head to Cascade Head. Originally drawn in 1887.

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MAPS CoastTopo

The Early Topographical Maps of the Oregon Coast document topographical surveys of the central Oregon coast conducted by the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey in 1868 and 1887 with updates added through the 1910s. The maps are high-quality reproductions.

Scope and Content Note


0.25 cubic foot, including 5 maps; 1 map folder


This collection is arranged in one series: I. Topographical Reconnaissance Maps, 1868-1915.

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The Historic Oregon Nautical Charts (MAPS Nautical) and Reconnaissance of the Western Coast of the United States Nautical Charts (MAPS WestCoast) include 19th century maps of the Oregon Coast.

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