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

[Bonin Islands, Japan]

Creator/Contributor:
United States, Hydrographic Office., creator
Knorr, E. R. (Ernest Rudolph)
Beechey, Frederick William, 1796-1856
Wyman, R. H. (Robert Harris), 1822-1882
Waldecker, Louis.
Place Of Origin:
District of Columbia
[Washington, D.C.]
Publisher:
Hydrographic Office, U.S. Navy
Creation Date:
1886
Edition:
Ed. of June 1886.
Extent:
4 maps on 1 sheet ; 41 x 61 cm., each map 41 x 34 cm. or smaller.
Language:
English
Genre:
map
Maps
Digital Format:
Images
Contents:
Fitton Bay (Peel Ild) / from the survey of Captain F.W. Beechey, R.N. 1827 -- Coffin Group / by officers of the U.S. Ship Plymouth Camdr. John Kelly, U.S.N. 1854 -- Bonin (or Arzobispo) Group -- Port Lloyd: on the western side of Peel Island (includes inset view and notes)/ by the U.S. Ship Vincennes 1854.
Subjects:
Vincennes (Cruiser)
Nautical charts--Japan--Bonin Islands
Bonin Islands (Japan)--Discovery and exploration--Maps
Haha Island (Japan)--Discovery and exploration--Maps
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Relief shown by contours and spot heights. Depths shown by soundings.
Below lower margin: "Corrected Jany. 1873 at the Hydrographic Office, Washington, D.C. R.H. Wyman, Commo. U.S.N. Hydrographer to the Bureau of Navigation ..."
"No. 63."
Attribution:
projected by E.R. Knorr ; reduction for engraving by Louis Waldecker.
Series:
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Repository:
Harvard Map Collection, Harvard University
Record ID:
990115400960203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990115400960203941/catalog