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

[Islands of the Pacific]

Creator/Contributor:
United States, Hydrographic Office., creator
Wyman, R. H. (Robert Harris), 1822-1882
Denham, Henry Mangles, Sir, 1800-1887
United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)
Creation Date:
1872
Place Of Origin:
District of Columbia
Washington, D.C
Publisher:
Hydrographic Office
Edition:
Cor. Oct. 1872.
Extent:
3 maps on 1 sheet ; 71 x 48 cm., each map 30 x 19 cm. or smaller.
Language:
English
Genre:
map
government publication
Maps
Digital Format:
Images
Contents:
Wakes Island / by the U.S. Ex.Ex. 1841 -- Vatoa or Turtle Island and Vuata Vatoa / surveyed by Capt. Denham R.N. 1856 -- Taloo Harbour, Island of Eimeo / by the U.S. Ex.Ex. 1839; corrected to 1872.
Subjects:
Nautical charts--Islands of the Pacific
Islands of the Pacific--Discovery and exploration--Maps
Wake Island--Discovery and exploration--Maps
Fiji--Discovery and exploration--Maps
Moorea (French Polynesia)--Discovery and exploration--Maps
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloguer.
Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.
"No. 162".
Includes note on sources and editions.
4th panel on sheet blank.
Also available online.
Electronic reproduction. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard Geospatial Library, 2011. Georeferenced image for use in a GIS.
Electronic reproduction. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard College Library Digital Imaging Group, 2008. (Open Collections Program at Harvard University. Expeditions and discoveries). Copy digitized: Harvard Map Collection: G9232.S12 1872 .U5.
Attribution:
R.H. Wyman Commo. U.S.N. Hydrographer to the Bureau of Navigation.
Series:
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Harvard Map Collection digital maps
Repository:
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard University
Record ID:
990115162930203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990115162930203941/catalog