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Record #12832:

The first sighting of West Antarctica / Edwin Swift Balch.

Title: The first sighting of West Antarctica / Edwin Swift Balch.
Author(s): Balch, Edwin Swift.
Date: 1925.
In: Geographical Review. (1925.), Vol. 15(4) (1925)
Abstract: Criticizes place-names on map of northern Graham land by R.T. Gould in Geographical Journal, Vol.65 (3), 1925, following p. 280. Urges retention of 'Palmer' and 'Trinity Island' and 'Louis Philippe Land' and rejection of 'Trinity Peninsula'.
Notes:

Geographical Review. Vol. 15(4) :650-653 (1925).

Keywords: 801.311 -- Place-names.
W -- Expeditions and exploration.
(*7) -- Antarctic regions.
(*726.3) -- Antarctic Peninsula.
SPRI record no.: 12832

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