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

King Georges Group. Aratica or Carlshoff Island: Aratica or Carlshoff Island: Carlshoff Island

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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:
1872
Edition:
Cor. July 1872.
Extent:
2 maps on 1 sheet ; 66 x 49 cm., each map 32 x 39 cm. or smaller.
Language:
English
Genre:
map
government publication
Maps
Digital Format:
Images
Subjects:
Nautical charts--French Polynesia
Islands--French Polynesia--Discovery and exploration--Maps
Tahiti (French Polynesia : Island)--Discovery and exploration--Maps
Notes:
King Georges Group map includes inset: Entrance of Takaroa Lagoon / from French surveys in 1865.
Aratica map includes profile view of the island.
"No. 81."
Attribution:
by the U.S. Ex. Ex. 1839; 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:
990115162090203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990115162090203941/catalog