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

Ellice Group. Funafuti or Ellice Island. Nukufetau or De Peysters Island: Funaftuti or Ellice Island: Nukufetau or De Peysters Island

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:
U.S. Hydrographic Office
Creation Date:
1887
Edition:
Ed. of June 1887.
Extent:
3 maps on 1 sheet ; 60 x 40 cm., each map 30 x 40 cm. or smaller.
Language:
English
Genre:
map
government publication
Maps
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
Nautical charts--Tuvalu
Tuvalu--Discoveries and exploration--Maps
Funafuti Atoll (Tuvalu)--Discoveries and exploration--Maps
Nukufetau (Tuvalu)--Discoveries and exploration--Maps
Notes:
Relief shown by spot heights. Depths shown by soundings.
Inset: Nukulailai (Mitchell I.) from a sketch of by Captain Peters of the German Mercantile Marine expedition, 1876.
Contains notes on the voyage.
"No. 127".
Attribution:
by the U.S. Ex. Ex. 1841; corrected July 1872 at the Hydrographic Office, Washington D.C.; R.H. Wyman Commo U.S.N. Hydrographer to the Bureau of Navigation; Sherman & Smith, N.Y.
Series:
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Harvard Map Collection digital maps
Repository:
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard University
Record ID:
990115144710203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990115144710203941/catalog