Antique Maps - Cape Cod & Islands > Nantucket (14)
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Model # MAS434
Preliminary Sketch Showing the positions of Davis's South Shoal and Other Dangers Recently Discovered by the Coast Survey - Maker: U.S. Coast Survey
Antique hand colored nautical chart of Nantucket and Nantucket Shoals from surveys conducted from 1846-52 by Lts. Charles H. Davis and Charles H. McBlair, U.S. Navy. Including bathometric readings, bearings and distances, detailed tidal information and other contemporary notations. Published by the United States Coast Survey, 1853. Very good overall antique condition with mild toning throughout, which is darker at the folds, as well as some edge wear with some minor paper loss. Measures approximately 17.25" x 19.25" to the neatline.
Price: $155.00 Date: 1853
1853U.S. Coast Survey$155.00

Model # MAS434BW
Preliminary Sketch Showing the positions of Davis's South Shoal and Other Dangers Recently Discovered by the Coast Survey - Maker: U.S. Coast Survey
Antique uncolored nautical chart of Nantucket and Nantucket Shoals (Massachusetts) from surveys conducted from 1846-52 by Lts. Charles H. Davis and Charles H. McBlair, U.S. Navy. Including bathometric readings, bearings and distances, detailed tidal information and other contemporary notations. Published by the United States Coast Survey, 1853. Very good overall antique condition with mild toning throughout, with some heavier toning at the folds and outer edges. Measures approximately 17.25" x 19" to the neatline.
Price: $85.00 Date: 1853
1853U.S. Coast Survey$85.00

Model # MAS1806
Tidal Currents of Nantucket Shoals (A No. 12) - Maker: U.S. Coast Survey
Antique hand colored nautical chart showing the tidal currents of Nantucket Shoals, as observed by the United States Coast Survey, 1854. Includes water depths, as well as a few diagrams to show the patterns/directions of the tides. Fair condition with mild overall toning and foxing of the antique paper- including heavy toning and some paper loss at the fold, which has been fixed with archival tape. Measures approximately 8.75" x 11" to the neatline.
Price: $75.00 Date: 1854
1854U.S. Coast Survey$75.00

Model # NAU288
Chart of the Vineyard Sound and Nantucket Shoals, Surveyed by George Eldridge, Hydrographer. - Maker: George Eldridge
Antique uncolored large black and white antique nautical chart of Vineyard Sound and Nantucket Shoals, by George Eldridge, published by Thaxter & Son in 1859. Includes soundings, tides, compass variations, light houses. Shows the south coast of Cape Cod, MA, from Woods Hole east to Monomoy in Chatham and including the Elizabeth Islands, Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket. Very good condition, restored - cleaned, deacidified, backed with linen, bordered with fabric tape. The chart shows light staining consistent with regular use aboard a vessel and some repaired cracks that make it look antique without affecting the ability to read or enjoy the chart. Measures approx. 40 x 62 inches to the neatline.
Price: $4,000.00 Date: 1859
1859George Eldridge$4,000.00

Model # MAS084
Preliminary Chart of Nantucket Shoals - Maker: U. S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
Antique coastal report chart showing Nantucket Shoals with detailed soundings and bathometric data, as well as information on Light Houses, Light Vessels, Tides, and Currents. Good condition, paper is lightly toned, note deeper toning along fold lines, many seam separations, all have been repaired but remain visible to close inspection. Approx. 23.25 x 19 inches to neatline.
Price: $150.00 Date: 1864
1864U. S. Coast and Geodetic Survey$150.00

Model # MAS443
Comparative Sketch of the Handkerchief Shoal, Entrance to Nantucket Sound, Mass., Showing Its Increase - Maker: U.S. Coast Survey
Black and white antique comparative sketch of the Handkerchief Shoal, entrance to Nantucket Sound. Shows the change and increase in the shoal from the 1853 survey to the 1874-5 survey. Excellent condition, 15 x 11 inches.
Price: $95.00 Date: 1875
1875U.S. Coast Survey$95.00

Model # MAS266
Nantucket - Maker: G. H. Walker
Printed color antique map of Nantucket, Massachusetts, Plate No. 10 from George H. Walker's 1891 Atlas of Massachusetts; includes Tuckernuck and Muskeget Islands, shows roads, landmarks, water bodies, post offices, railroad. With holes in left margin where it was bound into the atlas. Very good condition with mild toning throughout, some very mild foxing, and minor edge wear. Measures approx. 17.5 x 26.5 inches.
Price: $550.00 Date: 1891
1891G. H. Walker$550.00

Model # MAS457A
Cape Cod, Nantucket, and The Vineyard. - Maker: Harper's New Monthly
Set of charming antique black and white maps and illustrations of life on Cape Cod, Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard, including Provincetown, Highland Light, Buzzard's Bay, cranberry picking, etc., from Harper's New Monthly Magazine. All in excellent condition, illustrations vary in size, approx. 3.5 x 4.5 inches.
Price: $75.00 Date: 1894
1894Harper's New Monthly$75.00

Model # NAU181
Nantucket Harbor Massachusetts Chart - Maker: U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
This rare Nantucket Harbor Massachusetts Chart, was made by the U.S. C. & G. S. (US Coast and Geodetic Survey), dated 1876, updated in 1889, 1894. It measures approximately 24 x 29. It has been rebacked with linen and restored. It is in very good antique condition, with one 1 spot in lower right, as shown.
Price: $1,450.00 Date: 1894
1894U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey$1,450.00

Model # MAS1123
Nantucket Sound and Eastern Approaches Massachusetts - Maker: U.S. Coast Survey
Black and white antique working nautical chart of the waters surrounding Monomoy, Chatham and Nantucket Sound. This is a working chart produced by the U.S. Coast Survey, with additions to 1896. Includes bathometric data, as well as information on lights, light vessels, buoys, life saving stations, weather signal stations, and tides. This chart omits the coastal detail. Overall in good to very good condition with one tear in lower middle border that has been repaired with archival tape, approx. 37.5 x 27.75 inches.
Price: $575.00 Date: 1896
1896U.S. Coast Survey$575.00

Model # MAS228
Nantucket Mass. - Maker: Eldridge
Black and white antique Nautical Chart by George W. Eldridge, shows water depths, as well as key for location of Buoys, location of Rocks, Sunken Rocks, Life Saving Stations, Sailing Lines, Best Anchorage, etc. Very Good to excellent condition, 19 x 14 inches.
Price: $250.00 Date: 1901
1901Eldridge$250.00

Model # MAS1514
Nantucket Moors - Maker: Wyer
Framed hand colored photograph of the Nantucket Moors, circa 1900, excellent condition, image is 3 1/3" x 5 1/2", and custom conservation framed to about 9 1/2" x 11 1/2".
Price: $175.00 Date: c. 1900
c. 1900Wyer$175.00

Model # MAS1547
Nantucket Island - Maker: New England Map Co./L. Parker
Antique black & white printed tourist map of Nantucket with many quirky details including a border depicting woven rope, numerous vignettes, an island history, and drawings of island activities, including a key to Points of Interest. "Come Get a Perfect Vacation on this Fascinating Island 30 Miles at Sea...." Very good to excellent condition with folds as issued. This is a folding map that folded down into a cover to make it pocket-sized. The cover is not included. Measures approx. 18 x 30.5 inches unfolded.
Price: $150.00 Date: c. 1932
c. 1932New England Map Co./L. Parker$150.00

Model # MAS1823
Nantucket - Maker: Nantucket Information Bureau
Antique black and white map of Nantucket Harbor and the surrounding area, showing street names and points of interest (with a reference.) Includes an inset map of the whole of Nantucket Island. Also includes illustrated sailboats as well as a decorated compass rose. Produced by the Nantucket Information Bureau, c. 1950. Very good condition with some mild wrinkling of the paper. Measures approximately 14.75" x 19.5" to the neatline.
Price: $115.00 Date: c. 1950
c. 1950Nantucket Information Bureau$115.00

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Antique Maps - Cape Cod & Islands > Nantucket (25)
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Model # MAS433
Preliminary Sketch Showing the Positions of the Shoal Recently Discovered by the Coast Survey, Nantucket.*****SOLD***** - Maker: U.S. Coast Survey
Preliminary sketch of Nantucket Shoal, by the U.S. Coast Survey, 1846. With Tidal notes. Excellent condition, matted, 11.5 x 8.5 inches.*****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1846
1846U.S. Coast Survey
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Model # MAS395RZb
New South Shoal & other Dangers - Maker: U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey
Hand colored Nantucket chart, recently discovered by the coast survey and the soundings on the Old South Shoal, Bass Rip, Old Man, Pochick Rip & c., by Bache, with Bearings & Distances, and Tidal Notes, very good condition with folds, 11 1/2" x 12 1/2".
Price: Date: 1848
1848U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey

Model # MAS1806BW
Tidal Currents of Nantucket Shoals (A No. 12) ***SOLD*** - Maker: U.S. Coast Survey
Antique nautical chart showing the tidal currents of Nantucket Shoals, as observed by the United States Coast Survey, 1854. Includes water depths, as well as a few diagrams to show the patterns/directions of the tides. Good condition with some overall toning of the antique paper, as well as spots of foxing. Measures approximately 8.5" x 11" to the neatline. **SOLD**
Price: Date: 1854
1854U.S. Coast Survey

Model # MAS763BW
Preliminary Chart of Nantucket Shoals Massachusetts ***SOLD*** - Maker: U.S. Coast Survey
Uncolored antique nautical chart of Nantucket and Nantucket Shoals, with bathometric readings, and information on Bearings and Distances, and on Tides and Tidal Currents. Very good overall antique condition with some toning which is heavier at the folds, as well as some seam separation at the intersection of folds. Measures approximately 17.25 x 19.25 inches to the neatline. **SOLD**
Price: Date: 1854
1854U.S. Coast Survey

Model # MAS763
Preliminary Chart of Nantucket Shoals Massachusetts ***SOLD*** - Maker: U.S. Coast Survey
Hand colored antique nautical chart of Nantucket and Nantucket Shoals, with bathometric readings, and information on Bearings and Distances, and on Tides and Tidal Currents. Very good overall antique condition with some toning and surface soiling (which is heavier at the folds,) as well as some minor roughing/paper loss (specifically at the intersection of folds.) Measures approximately 17.25 x 19.25 inches to the neatline. **SOLD**
Price: Date: 1854
1854U.S. Coast Survey

Model # MAS448
Chart No. 11, From Monomoy and Nantucket Shoals to Muskeget Channel, Mass.***SOLD*** - Maker: U.S. Coast Survey
From Coast Charts Nos. 11, 12 & 13, Coast of the United States, from Monomoy and Nantucket Shoals to Block Island series. Hand colored antique coastal chart showing Monomoy and the Nantucket Shoals to the Muskeget Channel, Massachusetts. With soundings, recognition profiles and information on light houses and beacons, light vessels, sailing directions, dangers, and tides. Excellent condition, cleaned and rebacked, measures approx. 37.75 x 27 inches. Unframed price $595.00. With double mat and custom frame style (see FRA448), and UV Protective Conservation Plexi Glas, price including piece is $1,045.00. With UV Protective Conservation Glass, price including piece, $995.00. Please note that additional shipping costs will apply for framed pieces.***SOLD***
Price: Date: 1860
1860U.S. Coast Survey

Model # MAS441
Preliminary Chart of Nantucket Shoals*****SOLD***** - Maker: U.S. Coast Survey
Hand colored antique Nautical Chart of the Nantucket Shoals, with detailed soundings, as well as information on Light Houses, Light Vessels, Tides, and Currents. Excellent condition, 23.25 x 19 inches.*****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1864
1864U.S. Coast Survey

Model # MAS441A
Preliminary Chart of Nantucket Shoals *****SOLD***** - Maker: U.S. Coast Survey
Hand colored antique nautical chart of the Nantucket Shoals, with detailed soundings, as well as information on Light Houses, Light Vessels, Tides, and Currents. Very good condition, paper is toned, note deeper toning along fold lines, 23.25 x 19 inches. *****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1864
1864U.S. Coast Survey
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Model # MAS396RZb
Nantucket Harbor - Maker: U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey
Bache folded survey includes 2 recognition profiles, Cotue Beach, map of Nantucket town, and sailing directions, 14" x 17", excellent condition.
Price: Date: 1866
1866U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey

Model # MAS770
Nantucket Harbor *****SOLD***** - Maker: U.S. Coast Survey
Black and white antique coastal chart of Nantucket Harbor, with significant coastal detail, bathometric data, sailing directions and recognition profiles. Very good to excellent condition, toning along fold lines, 15 x 17.25 inches. *****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1866
1866U.S. Coast Survey

Model # NAU185
Vineyard Sound and Nantucket Shoals *****SOLD***** - Maker: Eldridge
Handsome large black and white antique nautical chart of Vineyard Sound and Nantucket Shoals, Eldridge's Chart No. 1, published in 1875, with soundings, tides, compass variations, light houses, showing the south coast of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, from Woods Hole east to Monomoy in Chatham and including the Elizabeth Islands, Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket. Very good condition, restored, backed with linen, bordered with fabric tape, shows wear consistent with regular use aboard a vessel, measures approx. 39.5 x 62.5 inches. *****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1875
1875Eldridge

Model # MAS1517
Historical Map of Nantucket *****SOLD***** - Maker: Ewer
Antique black and white map of Nantucket, by Rev. F.C. Ewer, D.D. printed in 1880. With historical timelines from the 17th, 18th and 19th Centuries, very good condition, small missing piece of center top margin, 8.5 x 13.5 inches. *****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1880
1880Ewer

Model # MAS1121CN
Coast Chart No. 111 From Monomoy and Nantucket Shoals to Muskeget Channel, Mass. **SOLD** - Maker: U.S. Coast Survey
Black and white antique working nautical chart of the waters surrounding Monomoy, Chatham and Nantucket Sound. This is a working chart produced by the U.S. Coast Survey, with additions to 1886. Includes bathometric data, as well as information on lighthouses, buoys, currents, and tides, with recognition profiles and significant coastal detail. This chart has been restored, cleaned, de-acidified and re-backed. Overall in good condition, approx. 37.5 x 27 inches. **SOLD**
Price: Date: 1886
1886U.S. Coast Survey

Model # MAS514
Proposed Work Harbor of Refuge, Nantucket, Mass.*****SOLD***** - Maker: U.S. Engineers
Hand colored antique harbor chart, showing proposed jetties, Nantucket Harbor, Massachusetts, compiled from maps made 1881-84, 1892, and 1893. Excellent condition, 8 x 4.75 inches.*****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1893
1893U.S. Engineers
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Model # MAS457
Cape Cod, Nantucket, and The Vineyard.*****SOLD***** - Maker: Harper's New Monthly
Set of charming antique black and white maps and illustrations of life on Cape Cod, Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard, including Provincetown, Highland Light, Buzzard's Bay, cranberry picking, etc., from Harper's New Monthly Magazine. All in excellent condition, illustrations vary in size, approx. 3.5 x 4.5 inches. *****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1894
1894Harper's New Monthly

Model # MAS1125
Automobile Map of Massachusetts. Cape Cod. ***SOLD*** - Maker: Walker
Antique road map of Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket, with printed color. This map was originally a folding pocket map, which has been restored, flattened and backed. Overall very good condition, some discoloration center left, measures approx. 30 x 27.5 inches.
Price: Date: 1900
1900Walker

Model # MAS394RZ
Harbor of Refuge at Nantucket, Mass.*****SOLD***** - Maker: U.S. Coast Survey
Shows Haulover Break, First Point or Bogue Point, East & West Jetty, Brant Point and Great Point, hand colored, by Cassius E. Gillette, excellent condition, 7 1/4" x 10 1/4". *****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1903
1903U.S. Coast Survey

Model # NAU269
Nantucket Sound and Eastern Approaches Massachusetts *****SOLD***** - Maker: U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey
Black and white antique nautical chart of the waters surrounding Monomoy, Chatham and Nantucket Sound. This is a working chart produced by the U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey. Shows elongating North Beach after inlet formation east of Minister's Point. Maximum extent of Coast Guard Beach from Eastham. No causeway to Morris Island. Old Harbor Station is at the extreme southern end of North Beach. Includes the Twin Lights and a Coast Guard station on Morris Island. There is a sand bar just off Chatham light from migration landward of old North Beach- seen in postcards of this era. Oddly, this chart does not show the Chatham branch of the railroad. Does show the inland route of the Nantucket Railroad. Includes bathometric data, as well as information on lights, light vessels, buoys, life saving stations, weather signal stations, and tides. Overall in good condition with some surface soiling, approx. 38 x 27.5 inches. **SOLD**
Price: Date: 1916
1916U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey

Model # MAS1466
Nantucket in The State of Massachusetts in the Year 1659 *****SOLD***** - Maker: Austin Strong
Charming antique map of Nantucket in 1659 produced in 1921, with illustrations, and decorative cartouche inscribed: "In the year 1659 Thomas Macy, Ed. Starbuck, James Coffin, Isaac Coleman sailed in an open boat and landed safely at Madaket and spent there, the winter of 1659-1660." Very good condition overall, approx. 6.75 x 8.25 inches. *****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1921
1921Austin Strong

Model # MAS518
Massachusetts (Nantucket Quadrangle) Tuckernuck Island Quadrangle*****SOLD***** - Maker: U.S. Department of the Interior
Antique topographic map of Tuckernuck Island and Muskeget Island, near Nantucket. Excellent condition, 19.5 x 13.25 inches.*****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1944
1944U.S. Department of the Interior

Model # MAS1770
A Sailor's Map of Nantucket *****SOLD***** - Maker: R. Newton Mayall
Antique printed color map showing Nantucket Harbor, Polpis Harbor, and Head of the Harbor with navigational information, warnings, as well as towns, roads, notable buildings, and marsh areas. By R. Newton Mayall, 1945. Very good to excellent condition with very slight toning at paper edges. Approx. 12 x 21.75 inches to the neatline. **SOLD**
Price: Date: 1945
1945R. Newton Mayall

Model # MAS516
Massachusetts (Nantucket County) Siasconset Quadrangle*****SOLD***** - Maker: U.S. Department of the Interior
Antique topographical map of part of Nantucket, including Siasconset and part of Nantucket Harbor. Excellent condition, 19.25 x 13.25 inches.*****SOLD*****
Price: Date: 1945
1945U.S. Department of the Interior

Model # MAS517
Massachusetts (Nantucket County) Great Point Quadrangle *****SOLD***** - Maker: U.S. Department of the Interior
Antique topographical map of part of Nantucket, showing Great Point. Excellent condition, 19.25 x 13 inches. **SOLD**
Price: Date: 1945
1945U.S. Department of the Interior

Model # MAS1739
Guide to Nantucket antique travel guide ***SOLD*** - Maker: J.H. Robinson
Antique travel guide for Nantucket by J.H. Robinson, published in 1948. This travel guide offers a glimpse into life on Nantucket in the 1940s, with three folded maps, text describing the history and important sights, photographs, advertising, and more. Very good condition. The book itself measures approx. 8.5 x 5.5 inches. The largest fold-out map measures 7.75 x 19.75 inches to the neatline.
Price: Date: 1948
1948J.H. Robinson

Model # MAS1685FS
Nantucket by Ben Nason ***NOT CURRENTLY AVAILABLE*** - Maker: Nason
Original signed Ben Nason poster, backed on canvas, in very good to excellent condition (in one of the best conditions that we have seen of this poster). This outstanding postwar graphic art poster is one of a series of seven New England posterds commissioned by the New Haven Railroad in the 1940's to regenerate interest in travel throughout New England. Key elements of each destination are used to demonstrate the historic, cultural and natural beauty of each destination. The poster measures about 41 1/2"h x 27 3/4"w. Excellent condition. Note that we also offer a high quality reproduction - see items number REP109BPF.
Price: Date: c. 1940
c. 1940Nason

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