German Naval Chart of The Hermit Islands, Papua New Guinea

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Stiller Ozean – Hermit Inseln

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Imperial German Naval Office chart, sheet size 66.5 x 90 cm, engraved by F. Müllhaupt, black and white, centrefold, date-stamped 18 November 1908, blank verso; breakwaters and lights highlighted in colour; shows sands, soundings etc, with interior detail of relief and vegetation; inset profiles. The Hermit Islands in the Bismarck Archipelago of Papua New Guinea. German New Guinea, a German protectorate between 1884 and its surrender to Australian troops in 1914, formed the first part of the German colonial empire.

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Title

German Naval Chart of The Hermit Islands, Papua New Guinea

Mapmaker(s)

Reichsmarineamt

Engraver(s)

MÜLLHAUPT, F

Publisher

Dietrich Reimer

Place of publication

Berlin

Date of publication

1907

Colour

black and white

Printed Area Measurements

66.5 x 90 cm [sheet size]

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