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Title
Ellice Group. Funafuti or Ellice Island. Nukufetau or De Peysters Island / by the U.S. Ex. Ex. 1841; corrected July 1872 at the Hydrographic Office, Washington D.C.; R.H. Wyman Commo U.S.N. Hydrographer to the Bureau of Navigation; Sherman & Smith, N.Y.
Funaftuti or Ellice Island
Nukufetau or De Peysters Island
Scale
[ca. 1:755,000]. [ca. 1:148,750]. [ca. 1:150,000].
Name/Creator
United States, Hydrographic Office., creator
Wyman, R. H. (Robert Harris), 1822-1882
Sherman & Smith
United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectLocation
Networked Resource

Map Coll (Pusey)
Place of Origin
Washington D.C
Publisher
U.S. Hydrographic Office
Language
English
Description
3 maps on 1 sheet ; 60 x 40 cm., each map 30 x 40 cm. or smaller.
Form/Genre
cartographic

map

Maps

Maps

Maps
Subject
Tuvalu -- Discoveries and exploration -- Maps ;  Funafuti Atoll (Tuvalu) -- Discoveries and exploration -- Maps ;  Nukufetau (Tuvalu) -- Discoveries and exploration -- Maps ;  Nautical charts -- Tuvalu

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

Pacific Oceans & Islands

Maps

Note
Relief shown by spot heights. Depths shown by soundings.

Inset: Nukulailai (Mitchell I.) from a sketch of by Captain Peters of the German Mercantile Marine expedition, 1876.

Contains notes on the voyage.

"No. 127".
Other Title
Other Title
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