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General map of Australia shewing the routes of the explorers [cartographic material] / reduced and drawn by Edward Price, under the direction of R. Brough Smyth. F.G.S. ; lithographed at the Office of Lands & Survey Melbourne, the outline and hills by Thomas Franklin Bibbs, the writing by William Collis, under the supervision of Richard Counsel, Chief Draftsman ; C.W. Ligar, C.E. Surveyor General, The Honorable Charles Gavan Duffy, President of the Board of Land and Works
Bib ID 3550230
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Price, Edward
 
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Scale Scale [ca. 1:6,800,000] (E 108°00'--E 158°00'/S 10°00'--S 40°00'). 
Description Melbourne : Printed by Duncan McHutchison and John Hamilton, Published Novr. 23rd 1861 
1 map : col. ; 54.5 x 75.5 cm. 
Notes

Map of mainland Australia showing routes of explorers (Oxley, Sturt, Mitchell, Eyre, Leichhardt, Kennedy, Gregory, Babbage, Warburton, Stuart, Burke, Walker and Landsborough) with dates and notes on terrain. Relief shown by hachures. Depth shown by bathymetric soundings.

Copy 1 is not coloured. Copy 4 is mounted on linen and has hand colouring.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-231326566

Subjects Australia -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps.
Time Coverage 1861 
Other authors/contributors Duffy, Charles Gavan, Sir, 1816-1903  |  Hamilton, John  |  Smyth, R. Brough (Robert Brough), 1830-1889  |  Ligar, Charles W. (Charles Whybrow), 1811-1881  |  Counsel, Richard  |  Collis, W. (William)  |  Bibbs, Thomas Franklin  |  McHutchison, Duncan  |  Victoria. Department of Crown Lands and Survey

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