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Title
King Georges Group. Aratica or Carlshoff Island / by the U.S. Ex. Ex. 1839; R.H. Wyman, Commo. U.S.N. Hydrographer to the Bureau of Navigation; eng. by Sherman & Smith, N.Y.
Aratica or Carlshoff Island
Carlshoff Island
Scale
[ca. 1:9,000,000].
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
Map Coll (Pusey)

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
Washington, D.C
Publisher
Hydrographic Office
Language
English
Description
2 maps on 1 sheet ; 66 x 49 cm., each map 32 x 39 cm. or smaller.
Form/Genre
cartographic

map

Maps
Subject
Nautical charts -- French Polynesia ;  Tahiti (French Polynesia : Island) -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps ;  Islands -- French Polynesia -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps

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

Pacific Oceans & Islands

Maps

Note
King Georges Group map includes inset: Entrance of Takaroa Lagoon / from French surveys in 1865.

Aratica map includes profile view of the island.

"No. 81."
Other Title
Other Title
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