Item : MAP 668 - A chart shewing part of the coast of N.W. America

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A chart shewing part of the coast of N.W. America

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  • Continuation of title: ...with the tracks of His Majesty's Sloop Discovery and Armed Trader Chatham commanded by George Vancouver, Esq. and prepared under his immediate inspection by Lieutenant Joseph Baker in which the Continental Shore has been correctly traced...

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AM1594-: MAP 668

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1 map : lithographic print, col. ; 57 x 46 cm (on sheet 76 x 54 cm)

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Item is a map, which is a coloured reproduction made in 1974 of one of the charts made in 1798 of George Vancouver's surveys of the Pacific coast of North America. The plate depicts the area from Fitzhugh Sound, north to Prince Frederick Sound. The routes taken by Vancouver are marked. Inset map shows a survey of Port Stewart.

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Reproduction: Map is number 36 of a limited edition of 500 printed on handmade paper.




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  • Format: TIFF (LZW compressed)
  • MD5: 627F9857C97CEF221D4FE6F2B7EF7019
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  • Box: 699-01-06