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Discoveries in Graham Land by Sir Hubert Wilkins, December 1928 [cartographic material]
Bib ID 3320737
Format MapMap
Author
Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain)
 
Scale Scale [ca. 1:63,360] (W 760̊0'--W 520̊0'/S 610̊0'--S 713̊0') 
Description [London] : Royal Geographical Society, 1929 
1 map : b&w. ; 20 x 18 cm. 
Notes

Map showing in red the discoveries made by the Wilkins-Hearst Antarctic Expedition on Dec. 20, 1928 when Wilkins and Eielson flew over the Antarctic Peninsula for approx. 1,000 miles in the 'San Francisco', their sketches becoming the basis for this map. The map covers the mainland of the upper Antarctic Peninsula, identifying the North and South portions of Graham Land and other features.

Printer's proof of the published map in the Geographical Journal, 1929.

At bottom right corner of sheet: Antarctic regions. Wilkins.

No. 1222 of the Royal Geographical Society Antarctic map collection from the Australian Antarctic Division and on loan to the Maps Section, National Library of Australia.

Subjects Wilkins-Hearst Antarctic Expedition (1928-1929) - Maps.  |  Scientific expeditions - Antartica - Graham Land - Maps.  |  Graham Land (Antarctica) - Maps.  |  Palmer Land (Antarctica) - Maps.  |  Antarctica - Discovery and exploration - Maps.
Time Coverage 1929 
Other authors/contributors Wilkins, G. H. (George Hubert), Sir, 1888-1958  |  Australia. Antarctic Division
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