Ice chart of the Arctic Ocean between Greenland and Spitzbergen [cartographic material] : from observations by Captn. David Gray / E. Weller, Litho.

Author
Sharbau, H. (Henry) [Browse]
Format
Map
Language
English
Published/​Created
London : Edward Stanford, 1881.
Description
  • Scale not given ; (W 28°00'--E 28°00'/N 81°00'--N 57°00').
  • 1 map : col. ; 31 X 23 cm.

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Lithographer
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Notes
  • Extent of ice during various months in 1879, 1880, and 1881 is shown.
  • Areas of close ice in May 1881 and loose ice in July 1881 southwest of Spitsbergen Island are shown.
  • Furthest point reached by the German North Polar expedition in 1870 is shown.
  • Relief shown by hachures.
  • From: Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society and monthly record of geography. Vol. 3 (1881), no. 12, pp. 740-1; held in Firestone Library. Call number: G7 .J6873
With
Issued to accompany correspondence: The recent advance of the polar ice in the Greenland and Spitzbergen Sea / David Gray.
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  • Available also online through: Princeton University Libraries, Digital Map & Geographic Data Web site.
  • Online version of companion letter available also through the JSTOR Web site. Access limited to subscribing member institutions only.
In
Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society and monthly record of geography Vol. 3 (1881), no. 12, p. 740-1, facing page 768. London : Edward Stanford
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