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Map showing the explorations and discoveries in South Australia and Western Australia made by the Elder Scientific Exploring Expedition [cartographic material] : originated and equipped by Sir Thomas Elder G.C.M.G. F.R.G.S. under the auspices of the South Australian and Victorian branches of the Royal Geographical Society of Australasia commanded by David Lindsay F.R.G.S., Memb S.A.I. Surv. 1891-2 / compiled and drawn by D. Lindsay and L.A. Wells
Bib ID 3891769
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Lindsay, David, 1856-1922
 
Online Versions
Scale Scale [1:1,013,760]. 
Description [Adelaide : Govt. Printer, 1892?] 
1 map ; 66.5 x 148 cm. 
Notes

Map of South Australia and Western Australia showing routes of the Elder expedition, stations, hills, camping places, waterholes and wells with descriptions of topography and vegetation. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights.

In lower right margin: P.P. No. 45.1.

Includes the signatures of L.A. Wells, Leader, Surveyor & Second Officer and Saml. Davenport, President S.A. Branch R.G.S. of A.

Handwritten in lower right margin: I approve of the publication of this map T. Elder.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-231430209

Library copy is fragile and has been mended.

Subjects Elder Scientific Exploring Expedition, (1891-1892) -- Maps.  |  Scientific expeditions -- Australia, Central -- Maps -- Early works to 1900.  |  South Australia -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps.  |  Western Australia -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps.
Time Coverage 1891-1892 
Other authors/contributors Elder, Thomas, Sir, 1818-  |  Wells, L. A. (Lawrence Allen), 1860-1938  |  Royal Geographical Society of Australasia. South Australian Branch

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