South Australia. Queensland & British New Guinea.

Title: South Australia. Queensland & British New Guinea.
Date: C1902
Mapmaker: John Bartholomew (1860-1920)
Image Size: 320mm x 425mm (12.6" x 16.73")
Technique: Colour printed engraving.
Condition: In good condition, centre fold as issued.
Stock Number: TCAOTW AM QLD 151 (NGPD) (R004)
Price: $A 125

Detailed map of South Australia, New Guinea and Queensland on one sheet, with inset plan of Adelaide. Counties are shown in colour.


John George Bartholomew (1860–1920)   

John George Bartholomew brought the firm to prominence. In particular, J.G. Bartholomew made the firm a publisher of its own works, rather than a producer of maps for other firms.  He was the fourth John George Bartholomew of this famous map making family. He took over the business at 28 years of age became Cartographer to King George V and was founder of the Scottish Geographical Society.