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Number: 1929
Continent: Africa
Region: East
Place Names: Sudan, Ethiopia, Uganda, Kenya, Congo, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi
Year of Origin: 1868
Title: CARTE Du COURS DU FLEUVE BLANC et de la Region des SOURCES DU NIL avec L'Itineraire et les d'ecouvertes des Capt. Speke et Grant
Language: French
Publish Origin: Paris
Height: 42.0
Width: 26.8
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Medium
Scale: 1 : 6,529,410
Color Type: Outline Color
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Cartographer: Victor Adolphe Malte-Brun
Engraver: Manuscript
Publisher: Victor Adolphe Malte-Brun
Other Contributors: Becquet
James Augustus Grant
Samuel White Baker
John Hanning Speke
Northernmost Latitude: 17.0
Southernmost Latitude: -8.0
Westernmost Longitude: 24.0
Easternmost Longitude: 40.0
Measurement Notes: Paris prime on map, converted to modern Greenwich prime for database
Notes: Joppen; Early Manuscript map for preparation of the Bulletin....; This map confirms the source of the Nile and was constructed from Speke's 1st publication of the book and map of 1863, and confirmed by Baker's book and map d.1866; [scale measured on central degree of latitude]
Last updated: Dec 3, 2017