Maps [Route map of Rockhill's explorations in Mongolia and Tibet 1891-1892].

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Title
[Route map of Rockhill's explorations in Mongolia and Tibet 1891-1892].
Other Title
Explorations in Mongolia and Tibet
Meng Zang lü xing tu
Contributor Names
Rockhill, William Woodville, 1854-1914.
Created / Published
[1891-1892]
Subject Headings
-  Inner Mongolia (China)--Discovery and exploration--Maps
-  Tibet Autonomous Region (China)--Discovery and exploration--Maps
-  China--Inner Mongolia
-  China--Tibet Autonomous Region
Genre
Manuscript maps
Maps
Notes
-  Shows mountains, rivers, lakes, cities, towns, villages, and the Great Wall along Rockhill's travel routes in Mongolia and Tibet.
-  Covers Rockhill's expedition route from Zhangjiakou, passing through Inner Mongolia, Lanzhou, Qinghai to enter Tibet, and reach final destination of Xikangbatang.
-  Relief shown by form lines and spot heights.
-  Pen-and-ink and watercolor.
-  This map was prepared for "Meng Zang lü xing tu" published by Smithsonian Institute.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Gift; W.W. Rockhill; 1904.
-  Prev. call#: G7891.S12 1892 .T Vault.
Medium
1 ms. map on 6 sheets : col. ; sheet 74 x 57 cm. or smaller.
Call Number/Physical Location
G7823.I5S12 1891 .R6
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g7823i.ct003580
Library of Congress Catalog Number
2005629017
Library of Congress Catalog Number Record
https://lccn.loc.gov/2005629017
Online Public Access Catalog Record
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=2005629017&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Rockhill, William Woodville. [Route map of Rockhill's explorations in Mongolia and Tibet 1891 to 1892]. [to 1892, 1891] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2005629017. (Accessed February 13, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Rockhill, W. W. (1891) [Route map of Rockhill's explorations in Mongolia and Tibet 1891 to 1892]. [to 1892] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2005629017.

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Rockhill, William Woodville. [Route map of Rockhill's explorations in Mongolia and Tibet 1891 to 1892]. [to 1892, 1891] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2005629017>.