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Title
General Chart exhibiting the Discoveries made by Captain James Cook in this and his Two Preceeding Voyages, with the tracks of the Ships under his command, by Lieut't Roberts of His Majesty's Royal Navy
Creator
Roberts, Henry, Lieut., creator
Roberts, Henry, Lieut., cartographer
Contributor
Great Britain. Admiralty, publisher
Kashnor, Leon, 1880-1955, seller
Museum Book Store
Date Created and/or Issued
1779
1780
1781
1782
1783
1784
1785
1786
1787
1788
1789
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Maps
Rights Information
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Description
Kashnor notes, "Indicates also the Russian discoveries on the N. E. Coast of Asia and the N. W. of America. In this chart Van Diemen's Land appears as a peninsula." see also 093:021. This map issued as a colored lithograph with slightly reduced size, explanation moved and references to color added. Original map was issued as separate at same time as official report of Cook's voyages. See 093:013,015,016 related maps. Shows tracks of Endeavor and Resolution on all three of Cook's voyages. W. Palmer sculp. note missing, Robert's first name does not appear in title. MS note: 78. Prime meridian: GM. Relief: no. Graphic Scale: No. Projection: Mercator. Printing Process: Lithography. Verso Text: MS. note: No 25.
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
Extent
1 map col. 55 x 90 cm., sheet 59 x 94 cm.
Identifier
105:025 M
485552
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll4/id/10291
Language
English
Subject
Cook, James, 1728-1779--Journeys
Northwest Coast of North America--Maps
Pacific Coast (Asia)--Maps
Time Period
ca. 1784
Place
World
W 30°
W 30°/N 75°
S 75°
Source
Huntington Rare Book Maps
Maps, Huntington Digital Library
Provenance
Purchased en bloc by HEH from the Museum Book Store, June 7, 1927.

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