Expeditions and Discoveries Sponsored Exploration and Scientific Discovery in the Modern Age

[Kingsmill Group]

Additional Digital Items:
https://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HUL.gisdata:011514468
Creator/Contributor:
United States, Hydrographic Office., creator
Wyman, R. H. (Robert Harris), 1822-1882
Sherman & Smith
United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)
Place Of Origin:
District of Columbia
Washington D. C
Publisher:
United States Hydrographic Office
Creation Date:
1889
Edition:
Ed. of Mar. 1889.
Extent:
2 maps on 1 sheet ; 72 x 49 cm., each map 32 x 40 cm. or smaller.
Language:
English
Genre:
map
government publication
Maps
Digital Format:
Images
Contents:
Apia, Apaiang, or Charlotte Island, Kingsmill Group / by the U. S. Ex. Ex. 1841; additions by the U.S. Ship Narragansett, Comdr. R. W. Meade comd'g 1872. -- Cook Island, Tarawa, or Knox Island, Kingsmill Group / by the U. S. Ex. Ex. 1841.
Subjects:
Nautical charts--Kiribati--Abaiang
Nautical charts--Kiribati
Tarawa (Kiribati)--Discovery and exploration--Maps
Abaiang (Kiribati)--Discovery and exploration--Maps
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloguer.
Depths shown by soundings.
Prime meridian: Greenwich.
Map of Cook Island includes profile view of Tarawa.
"No. 123".
Includes notes on flora, fauna, and fish.
Attribution:
corrected April 1873 at the Hydrographic Office Washington D.C.; R.H. Wyman Commo. U.S.N. Hydrographer to the Bureau of Navigation; eng. by Sherman & Smith, N.Y.
Series:
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Harvard Map Collection digital maps
Repository:
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard University
Record ID:
990115144680203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990115144680203941/catalog