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Title
Chart of the Arctic Ocean :  illustrating the route of Peary's North Greenland expedition of 1891-'92 and other arctic expeditions  
Scale
[ca. 1:56,000,000].
Name/Creator
National Geographic Society (U.S.), creator
Melville, George W. (George Wallace), 1841-1912
United States, Hydrographic Office.
Norris Peters Co
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectDigital ObjectLocation
Map Coll (Pusey)

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
[Washington, D.C.]
Publisher
National Geographic Society
Language
English
Description
1 map : front & back, ill. ; 39 x 44 cm., on sheet 62 x 49 cm.
Form/Genre
cartographic

map

Maps
Subject
Peary, Robert E. (Robert Edwin) , 1856-1920 ;  Arctic Ocean -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps ;  Nautical charts -- Arctic Ocean

Category
Peary_s Arctic Expeditions, 1886-1909

Peary, Robert Edwin, 1856-1920

Maps

Arctic regions

Note
Depths shown by soundings.

"Reduced copy, with additions, of a chart published by the United States Hydrographic Office."

On verso: "Peary's north Greenland expedition of 1891-92 : illustrated lecture by civil engineer R.E. Peary, U.S. Navy. Introduction by engineer-in-chief Geo. W. Melville, U.S. Navy. under the auspices of the National Geographic Society, Academy of Music, Washington, D.C., Friday April 17, at 8 p.m." Includes text with ills. of Peary in excavation garb and of his sailing vessel.
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Title
Peary's north Greenland expedition of 1891-92