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File : MAP 595 - Charts of Captain George Vancouver

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Charts of Captain George Vancouver

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AM1594-: MAP 595

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  • May 1, 1798 (Publication)
    Edwards, J. and Robinson, G.
    London (England)
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1 atlas (16 plates) : 58 x 45 cm

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Item is an atlas consisting of sixteen map plates published in 1798, based on George Vancouver's surveys of North West America 1791-1795. All maps show depth soundings, routes of the HMS Discovery and HMS Chatham as well as the portions of coast surveyed.

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Interior front cover has a stamp reading "Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce" and a bookplate with the name Thomas Onesiphorus Tyndall.

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MAP 337, a duplicate of Plate 5 in this atlas, has been de-accessioned.

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File formerly located at 518-H.



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  • Box: 539-B-02