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between 1817 - 1827]
Place of creation
Scope and content
Chart of the Bering Straits, showing the tracks of the ships of Bering and Cook, as well as recent discoveries around Vancouver Island. Inland are the routes of MacKenzie from Slave Lake north to the Arctic Sea and west to the Pacific Ocean near Queen Charlotte's Sound.
Original can be viewed in the presence o
f an early cartographic archivist.
581 Item no. assigned by LAC 581
Credit Library and Archives Canada. Copyright expired.
Upper right margin "74".
Shows the exploration routes of Capt. Cook in 1778 & 1179 and other explorers such as MacKenzie in 1789.
From: Thomson's new general altas: consisting of a series of geographical designs, on various projections, exhibiting the form and component parts of the globe, and a collection of maps and charts, delineating the natural and political divisions of the empires, kingdoms, and states in the world.
Citation / reference note
Phillips, Entry 731, no 74.
Phillips, Entry 3545, no 74.
Copy / version note
1. North Pacific Ocean - Maps.
2. Bering Sea - Maps.
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