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Title
United States Exploring Expedition :  during the years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842   / under the command of Charles Wilkes.
Name/Creator
United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842), creator
Wilkes, Charles, 1798-1877
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[v.23 atlas only Provides access to page images of digitized parts]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:2223887 
Location
Map Coll (Pusey)

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
[United States
Publisher
s.n.]
Language
English
Description
19 v. in 21 : ill., ports., maps, ports., plans ; 33 cm. + atlas, 11 v. 57 x 37 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Scientific expeditions ;  Pacific Ocean ;  Antarctica ;  Northwest Coast of North America

Category
United States

Canada

Hydrography

Antarctica

Pacific Oceans & Islands

Atlases

United States South Seas Exploring Expedition (a.k.a. the Wilkes Expedition), 1838-1842

Note
Atlas accompanying v. 1-5: 33 cm.; atlas accompanying v. 23: 69 cm.