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Title
[Bonin Islands, Japan] / projected by E.R. Knorr ; reduction for engraving by Louis Waldecker.
Scale
s differ.
Name/Creator
United States, Hydrographic Office., creator
Knorr, E. R. (Ernest Rudolph)
Beechey, Frederick William, 1796-1856
Wyman, R. H. (Robert Harris), 1822-1882
Waldecker, Louis.
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectLocation
Map Coll (Pusey)

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
[Washington, D.C.]
Publisher
Hydrographic Office, U.S. Navy
Language
English
Description
4 maps on 1 sheet ; 41 x 61 cm., each map 41 x 34 cm. or smaller.
Form/Genre
cartographic

map

Maps

Maps
Subject
Bonin Islands (Japan) -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps ;  Haha Island (Japan) -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps ;  Nautical charts -- Japan -- Bonin Islands ;  Vincennes (Cruiser)

Category
Beechey_s Expedition to the Pacific and Bering Strait, 1825-1828

Japan

Maps

Note
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.

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."