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Map of Samoan Islands, 1871

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 278/61

Scope and Contents

'Samoan or Navigator Islands by the U.S.Ex.Ex. Charles Wilkes Esq. Commander 1839', 698 x 442 mm, 'corrected Aug. 1871 at the Hydrographic Office, Washington D.C. R.H. Wyman Capt. U.S.N. Hydrographer to the Bureau of Navigators'. Above the title is the emblem of the Department of the Navy, Bureau of Equipment. The map is mounted in a plastic sleeve, and has been stamped 'U.S. Navy, Bourse Building, Philadelphia, PA'.


  • Creation: 1871


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1 item(s) (1 plastic sleeve) : paper

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

The provenance of the collection is unknown.


This collection level description was created by RAS.


United States. Navy

Finding aid date

2004-02-10 14:49:20+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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