"AUSTRALIA" New York & Chicago: Rand, McNally & Co., c.1898. Color-printed map with original color. (Image: 26 x 19 – Paper size 28 ¼ x 21 3/8’’)
This very detailed map depicts Australia with provinces named and in contrasting color. Topographical features are shown and major cities, towns, deserts, waterways, light houses, mountains, shoals, reefs and islands are located.
The insets depict "NEW GUINEA”, “MAP OF SYDNEY AND VICINITY”, “MAP OF MELBOURNE AND PORT PHILLIP”, and S.W. Corner of Western Australia on same Scale”. Also shown is the “Probable Limits of the Great Barrier Reef”