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Carte Réduite du Detroit de Davids Faite ay Depost des Cartes Plans et Journaux de la Marine Par Ordre de M le Duc de Choiseul Colonel Genéral des Suisses et Grisons, Ministre de la Guerre et de la Marine. Par le S. Bellin Ingenieur de la Marine
Bellin, Jacques Nicolas, 1703-1772, cartographer
Bellin, Jacques Nicholas, 1703-1772
Kashnor, Leon, 1880-1955, seller
Museum Book Store
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Rights Information
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Kashnor notes, " Bellin states that the chart is for the use of whalers, and that he has taken it partly from Captain Feykes' chart, and from his own chart of the northern Seas, issued in 1751. It has the soundings around Disco Bay, and shows the opposite coast, from Capes Walshingham, Dyers and Bedford." Prime meridian: Paris. Relief: pictorial. Projection: Mercator. Watermark: Crowned two headed bird. Printing Process: Copper engraving. Other Features: Cartouche. Verso Text: MS note: 234.
1 map ; 55 x 87 cm., sheet 60 x 91 cm.
093:234 M
Time Period
Arctic Region
Davis Strait
Disko Island
Northwest Passage
W 70°
W 50°/N 73°
N 67°
Huntington Rare Book Maps
Maps, Huntington Digital Library
Purchased en bloc by HEH from the Museum Book Store, April, 1924.

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