1859 USCS Preliminary Chart of San Pedro Harbor
This preliminary chart is the first document to cover California's largest and most important port, The port of Los Angeles. Showing the original shoreline and natural stream beeds to become channels through dredging and island contruction. Deadmans' Island, has become part of the waterfront infrastructure, through landfill from its location, inland to the created terminal Island, a completly man made sight. fine condition on this early primary document 14 1/4" x 17"