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

[Tuamotu Group, French Polynesia]

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:
Hydrographic Office
Creation Date:
1887
Edition:
Ed. of May 1887.
Extent:
3 maps on 1 sheet ; 71 x 51 cm., each map 27 x 39 cm. or smaller.
Language:
English
Genre:
map
government publication
Maps
Digital Format:
Images
Contents:
Disappointment group includes 3 profiles of Otooho and Wytoohee Islands (Scale not given)-- Reao or Serle Island includes 2 profiles (Scale [ca.1:9,000,000]) -- Pukaruha or Clermont -Tonnere includes 1 profile (Scale [ca.1:9,000,000]).
Subjects:
Discoveries in geography--19th century
Iles Tuamotu et Gambier (French Polynesia)--Discovery and exploration--Maps
French Polynesia--Discovery and exploration--Maps
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloguer.
"No. 78".
Attribution:
by the U.S. Ex. Ex. 1839; corrected July 1872 at the Hydrographic Office, Washington D.C.; R.H. Wyman, Commo. U.S.N. Hydrographer to the Bureau of Navigation; eng. by Sherman & Smith.
Series:
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Harvard Map Collection digital maps
Repository:
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard University
Record ID:
990115152340203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990115152340203941/catalog