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Atlas of the Philippine Islands.

Author/Creator:
U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey.
Publication:
[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], [1900]
Format/Description:
Government document
Book
1 online resource (24 pages, 30 leaves of plates) : illustrations, color maps.
Series:
Special publication (U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey); no. 3.
Nineteenth Century Collections Online: Maps and Travel Literature.
Special publication ; no. 3
Nineteenth Century Collections Online: Maps and Travel Literature
Manufacture:
Washington : Government Printing Office, 1900.
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Other Title:
Atlas de Filipinas
Subjects:
Philippines -- Maps.
Language:
Text in English and Spanish.
Summary:
In August 1899, this series of maps became the property of the U.S. Commission in the Philippines. Later, the maps were published through the agency of the United States Coast and Geodetic Survey.
Notes:
Engraved title page : Atlas de Filipinas, colección de 30 mapas. Trabajados por delineantes filipinos bajo la dirección del P. José Algué, S.J.
At the head of the title : Treasury Department. U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey. Henry S. Pritchett, Superintendent.
The technical work of this atlas was "executed wholly" by Filipino draftsmen, under the supervision of Rev. José Algué, S.J., director of the Manila Observatory.
Two columns to the page.
Reproduction of the original from the The National Archives (Kew, United Kingdom).
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.