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Number: 2443
Continent: Africa
Region: East
Place Names: Tanzania;
Year of Origin: 1879
Title: East Africa. Sketch Map of Native Routes from Dar Es Salaam towards the head of Lake Nyassa from information obtained by Mr. Keith Johnston R.G. S. East African Expedition 1879
Language: English
Publish Origin: London
Height: 20.4
Width: 33.3
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Medium
Scale: 1 : 2,235,200
Color Type: No Color
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Cartographer: Alexander Keith Johnston
W. & A.K. Johnston
Engraver: William J Turner
Publisher: RGS Royal Geographical Society
Other Contributors: Edward Stanford
Northernmost Latitude: -6.0
Southernmost Latitude: -10.0
Westernmost Longitude: 33.67
Easternmost Longitude: 40.3
Measurement Notes: Prime meridian Greenwich
Notes: CARTOGRAPHICUS; Map is based on the observation of cartographer's son, missionary Keith Johnston Jr who died leading the RGS mission to Lake Nyasa [Lake Malawi], and constructed here by the grieving father AK Johnston Sr.; Source: Stanford, E. Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society and Monthly Record of Geography, Vol. 1, 1879. Associated with book ID 1185.
Last updated: Aug 3, 2015