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Map of the White Nile from Lardo to Urondogani by Colonel Gordon, C.B. R.E., surveyed in 1875-76

Author(s)
Description
Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Government stations and positions determined astronomically are shown. Includes information on navigability of rivers, groundwater, and vegetation. "The topography &c. other than that mapped by Col. Gordon & the Officers of his Staff are here drawn in hairline, The routes of Speke & Grant, & of Baker, are shewn in light dotted lines." From: The Journal of the Royal Geographical Society of London. Vol. 46 (1876), pp. 431-2; held in Firestone Library. Call number: G7 .J687 v. 46 1876
Publisher
London : John Murray, 1877.
Place(s)
Nile River
Subject(s)
Nile River—Discovery and exploration—Maps, Surveying, Nile River—Maps, Great Lakes (Africa)—Maps, Uganda—Maps, South Sudan—Maps, and Nile River—Navigation—History—19th century
Held by
Princeton
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