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Number: 2217
Continent: Africa
Region: East
Place Names: Victoria Nyansa Kilimanjaro
Year of Origin: 1863
Title: Das Nil-QuellGebiet
Sub-Title: von Ubersicht der EntDeckungen und Erforschungen
Language: German
Publish Origin: Gotha, Germany
Height: 24.7
Width: 19.0
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Small
Scale: 1 : 6,000,000
Color Type: Full Color
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Cartographer: August Petermann
Engraver: Carl Hellfarth
Publisher: Johann Georg Justus Perthes and Heirs
Other Contributors: Grant
John Hanning Speke
Northernmost Latitude: 5.0
Southernmost Latitude: -8.0
Westernmost Longitude: 29.0
Easternmost Longitude: 39.0
Measurement Notes: Prime meridian Greenwich
Notes: von Captain Speke & Grant, expedition 1861-62, published 1863, in english book and Stanford map; this is first German map of source of the Nile River based on the orginal English accout of the same year.
Last updated: Feb 21, 2016