Rough sketch plan of St. Joseph District, British New Guinea
Papua New Guinea
Map of part of British New Guinea with notes on terrain (‘Swamp’), vegetation (‘Grass & wood patches with old gardens’) and people (‘Oru tribe’), and three elevation views of mountain ranges. Some villages are marked as having ‘resident teachers’.
Map of the Malay Peninsula 1879
Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand
Six-sheet map of the Malay Peninsula, featuring settlements, mountains and rivers. Labels note names of indigenous peoples, or describe terrain/resources. There is an inset map of Singapore town, and the Straits Settlements are highlighted in red.
Eastern Bengal, Burmah and parts of China and Siam
Myanmar, Laos, Thailand, Vietnam
The routes of nine expeditions (1830 to 1869) are marked on this map. There are also short notes about trading (e.g. at Oonoung in Burmah: ‘A bazaar, with a great variety of European goods’), and a list of other maps referenced in producing the map.
Map of the River of Don-nai from Cape St. James to the city of Saigon
A map to aid in the navigation of the rivers leading to Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam). Details include bathymetry (water depth), currents, and a side view (or ‘elevation’) of hills to use as a landmark. Tides are described in written remarks.
A new mapp of Asia: divided into kingdoms & provinces
Brunei, Cambodia, East Timor, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Southeast Asia, Thailand, Vietnam
A detailed late 17th century map of Asia, showing ancient kingdoms and the place names of important settlements. The cartouche features a drawing of Asian traders selling their goods, while a camel, monkey and two birds look on.
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- Court of Law4
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- Blakelock, D.H.1
- D'Souza, Emile J.1
- Jekyll, Captain1
- Ourand, C.H.1
- Stück, E.H.1
- Thuillier, Colonel H.L.1
- Thuillier, Colonel H.R.1
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- Intelligence Branch, War Office2
- Intelligence Division, War Office1
- John Overton1
- Julius Bien & Co.1
- Philip Lea1
- Royal Asiatic Society1
- Royal Asiatic Society, Straits Settlements’ Branch1
- School of Military Engineering, Chatham1
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