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R.G.S.: Map Illustrating Mr H. O. Forbes' paper on The Chatham Islands.

Map: POLAR426
 
Cartographer: R.G.S.
Title: Map Illustrating Mr H. O. Forbes' paper on The Chatham Islands.
Date: 1893
Published: London
Width: 21 inches / 54 cm
Height: 20 inches / 51 cm
Map ref: POLAR426
Description:
Dr H. O. Forbes, an ornithologist, explorer and botanist suggested the name 'Antarctica' for the unexplored southern continent. He believed that many animals existing in the southern hemisphere had been confined to this area, and went in search of evidence. This map accompanied the subsequent paper. Printed colour. [POLAR426]