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Carta della parte della costa nord-ouest dell'America [cartographic material] :  riconosciuta nelle estati del 1792, 1793, e 1794, dal 29°54' di latit. nord e 244°33' di long. orient sino al capo Duglas dai 58°52'. di lat e 207°20' di long dal Capit Giorgio Vancouver /





Place of creation



Batelli & Fanfani

1 map : b.& w. ; 25 x 20 cm on sheet 47 x 33 cm.

Scope and content

Shows the Pacific north west coast of America from Kodiak Island stretching to San Diego. Also shows the route taken by George Vancouver.

Cartographic material
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Original can be viewed in the presence o
f an early cartographic archivist.
Cartographic material
Microfiche NMC145691
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Item no. (creator)
Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection # 578A
Cartographic material
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742 Item no. assigned by LAC 578A
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Archival reference no.
Other accession no.
80101/245 CA
Local class no.
H3/1000/[ca 1805]

Terms of use

Credit Library and Archives Canada. Copyright expired.

Additional information

Relief shown by hachures.

"Latitudine settentrionale.

"Longitudine occidental del Meridiamo di Greenwich."

"Tav. 39" appears in upper right margin.

"Atlan Geogr" appears in upper left margin.

The following information appears under the title cartouche: Le coste senza imbre nell'est del capo della decisione sono estratte dalle carte spagle. -- Le coste senza ombre nell'ouest dell'Isola di S. Ermogene sone cavate delle carte Russe.

Includes symbols for "missione spagnuola, presidio spugnuole.

Appears to be an Italian version of the Vancouver's "Carte de la partie de la côte Nord-ouest de l'Amerique [document cartographique] : reconnue pendant les étés de 1792, 1793 et 1794 depuis 29„54' de latitude nord et 244„33' de longitude orientalle, jusqu'au Cap Douglas par 58„52' de latitude et 207„20' de longitude / par le capitaine Georges Vancouver; rédigée par le Lieutenant Edward Roberts.

Appears to be from : Atlante della geografica antica e moderna, 1820, edited by Luigi Rossi and published by Batelli & Fanfani in Milan.

Custodial history
Part of the Alexander E. MacDonald Canadiana Collection purchased by the Public Archives of Canada in 1981.

Related materials
For other versions of this map in french aand english see: AMICUS No. 3073579 ; AMICUS No. 26306157 ; AMICUS No. 17077551 and AMICUS No. 26372480 (NMC 18955).

Cartographic math data
Scale [ca. 1:15 000 000] (W 155°--W 115°/N 63°--N 28°)

Citation / reference note
Phillips. Entry 739, no 39.

Copy / version note
The microfiche version is NMC 145691.

Subject heading

1. Northwest Coast of North America - Maps - Early works to 1800.
2. Voyagaes and travels - Maps- Early works to 1800.
3. Pacific Coast (B.C.) - Maps - Early works to 1800.
4. Pacific Coast (U.S.) - Maps - Early works to 1800.
5. British Columbia - Maps - Early works to 1800.
6. Alaska - Maps- Early works to 1800.


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