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Number: 1049
Continent: Africa
Region: Continent
Place Names:
Year of Origin: 1860
Title: Map of AFRICA Showing its Most Recent Discoveries
Sub-Title: [lower right margin] 75; [lower left inset] Island of St. Helena;
Language: English
Publish Origin: Philadelphia
Height: 22.3
Width: 29.0
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Medium
Scale: 1 : 37,866,900
Color Type: Outline Color
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Cartographer: Wellington Williams
Engraver: Wellington Williams
Publisher: Samuel Augustus Mitchell
Other Contributors:
Northernmost Latitude: 39.0
Southernmost Latitude: 36.0
Westernmost Longitude: 30.0
Easternmost Longitude: 80.0
Measurement Notes: on map
Notes: Art Source; from "Mitchell's New General Atlas, containing maps of the Varioius Countries of the World.."; This map contains a large mythical lake Ukerewe or Inner Sea of Uniamezi in central Africa reprsenting 'probable source of the Nile'
Last updated: Mar 7, 2010