How the Islands were Named

This ArcGIS StoryMap takes you on a journey through the islands of the Palmyra Atoll, showcasing their unique histories by exploring how they named and what they were named for. To the best of my ability, the information is accurate and supported by reputable sources, which are linked throughout the work (though some guessing and theorizing was necessary).

Amateur Radio on Palmyra

Amateur Radio on Palmyra Operator on Palmyra in 1977 Operators broadcasting from the Palmyra Yacht Club in 1982 Operators on Palmyra’s beach during the 1998 DxPedition Since the 1940’s, Palmyra has been a popular destination for any ham radio operators adventurous enough to traverse the Pacific.  For those who aren’t familiar with the amateur radio …

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