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

[Islands of the Pacific]

Additional Digital Items:
https://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HUL.gisdata:011516293
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)
Place Of Origin:
District of Columbia
Washington, D.C
Publisher:
Hydrographic Office
Creation Date:
1872
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.
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