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P.G. Taylor special map collection [cartographic material]
Bib ID 4313710
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Taylor, P. G. (Patrick Gordon), Sir, 1896-1966
 
Online Versions
Scale Scales differ. 
Description [ca. 1924-ca. 1958] 
319 nautical charts, 52 aeronautical charts : some col. ; 74 x 118 cm. or smaller. 
Biography/History

Air pilot and navigator on long-range solo flights and surveys of Indian Ocean and Pacific routes. Flew as captain with Australian National Airlines, 1930-1931. Flew with Kingsford-Smith in the Southern Cross as second pilot and navigator, 1933-1935. Navigator aboard Charles Ulm's Faith in Australia, 1933. Published books dealing with his experiences.

Notes

The collection comprises British and United States nautical charts and Australian aeronautical charts, chiefly of the South Pacific. Some charts have ms. annotations by P.G. Taylor.

Title supplied by cataloguer.

List of individual maps available.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-558477926

Related Material Related material: Papers, 1922-1967 National Library of Australia Manuscripts section MS 2594. 
Subjects Taylor, P. G. (Patrick Gordon), Sir, 1896-1966 -- Archives.  |  Australia -- Maps.  |  Islands of the Pacific -- Maps.
Time Coverage 1924 

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Collect from: Special Collections Reading Room
Call Number: MAP P.G. Taylor special map col./Aero
Status: Available
Items/Issues Held: Sheets held: C.6-C8 ; D.5-D.8 ; E.4-E.8 ; F.3-F.9 ; G.3-G4 ; G.6-G.9 ; H.3-H.9 ; J.3-J.5 ; J.6-J.9 ; K.3 ; K.6-K9 ; L.7-L.8
 
Collect from: Special Collections Reading Room
Call Number: MAP P.G. Taylor special map col./1-319
Status: Available
Details Collect From
MAP P.G. Taylor special map col./1-319 Special Collections Reading Room
MAP P.G. Taylor special map col./Aero Special Collections Reading Room

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