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

[Polynesian Islands]

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]
1887
Edition:
Ed. of July 1887.
Extent:
4 maps on 1 sheet ; 71 x 49 cm., each map 29 x 19 cm. or smaller
Language:
English
Genre:
map
government publication
Maps
Digital Format:
Images
Contents:
Taiara or King's Island / by the U.S. Ex. Ex. 1839 includes profile, scale [ca. 1:63,360] -- Henuake, Honden or Dog I[d] / by the U.S. Ex. Ex. 1839 includes profile, scale [ca. 1:63,360] -- Penrhyns Island / by the U.S. Ex. Ex. 1841; corrected for the latest data 1887 scale [ca. 1:12,500]-- Two Groups [Marokau or Dawhaida I. Manaaka I. or Ravahere] / by the U.S. Ex. Ex. 1841 includes note, scale [ca. 1:12,500].
Subjects:
Nautical charts--French Polynesia
Polynesia--Discovery and exploration--Maps
French Polynesia--Discovery and exploration--Maps
Penrhyn (Cook Islands)--Discovery and exploration--Maps
Tuamotu Archipelago (French Polynesia)--Discovery and exploration--Maps
Notes:
"No. 79".
Attribution:
corrected July 1882 ... 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:
990115175200203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990115175200203941/catalog