The Resource A chart shewing part of the coast of N.W. America, with the tracks of His Majesty's sloop Discovery and armed tender Chatham, commanded by George Vancouver, Esqr., and prepared under his immediate inspection by Lieut. Joseph Baker, in which the continental shore has been traced and determined from lat: 450,30ʹ N. and long. 2360,12ʹ E. to lat: 520,15ʹ N. and long. 2320,40ʹ E. at the different periods shewn by the tracks ; Warner, sculp, (cartographic material)

A chart shewing part of the coast of N.W. America, with the tracks of His Majesty's sloop Discovery and armed tender Chatham, commanded by George Vancouver, Esqr., and prepared under his immediate inspection by Lieut. Joseph Baker, in which the continental shore has been traced and determined from lat: 450,30ʹ N. and long. 2360,12ʹ E. to lat: 520,15ʹ N. and long. 2320,40ʹ E. at the different periods shewn by the tracks ; Warner, sculp, (cartographic material)

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A chart shewing part of the coast of N.W. America, with the tracks of His Majesty's sloop Discovery and armed tender Chatham
Title
A chart shewing part of the coast of N.W. America, with the tracks of His Majesty's sloop Discovery and armed tender Chatham
Statement of responsibility
commanded by George Vancouver, Esqr., and prepared under his immediate inspection by Lieut. Joseph Baker, in which the continental shore has been traced and determined from lat: 450,30ʹ N. and long. 2360,12ʹ E. to lat: 520,15ʹ N. and long. 2320,40ʹ E. at the different periods shewn by the tracks ; Warner, sculp
Title variation
Chart showing part of the coast of N.W. America
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CaBVa
Characteristic
single map
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1757-1798
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Vancouver, George
Index
no index present
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  • 1768-1817
  • active 1787-1810
  • 1756-1816
  • 1736-1801
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  • Baker, Joseph
  • Warner, John
  • Edwards, James
  • Robinson, George
  • Great Britain
Relief
  • pictorially
  • hachures
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  • Nautical charts
  • Nautical charts
  • Coasts
  • Coasts
  • Pacific Coast (B.C.)
  • Pacific Coast (Wash.)
Label
A chart shewing part of the coast of N.W. America, with the tracks of His Majesty's sloop Discovery and armed tender Chatham, commanded by George Vancouver, Esqr., and prepared under his immediate inspection by Lieut. Joseph Baker, in which the continental shore has been traced and determined from lat: 450,30ʹ N. and long. 2360,12ʹ E. to lat: 520,15ʹ N. and long. 2320,40ʹ E. at the different periods shewn by the tracks ; Warner, sculp, (cartographic material)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Facsim. of ed. "Published at London, May 1st 1798 by J. Edwards, Pall Mall & G. Robinson, Paternoster Row."
  • "Certified to be a photozincographic copy ..."
  • Relief shown pictorially and by hachures
  • In upper right corner: No. II
  • Insets: Entrance of Columbia River -- Gray's Harbour -- Port Discovery
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(W 129°30'--W 121°30'/N 52°15'--N 45°30').
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975000
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  • a
  • Scale [ca. 1:975,000]
Color
one color
Dimensions
78 x 60 cm.
Extent
1 map
Note
Special Collections holds 2nd copy in aperture format.
Physical medium
paper
Positive negative aspect
not applicable
Production reproduction details
other
Specific material designation
map
Type of reproduction
facsimile
Label
A chart shewing part of the coast of N.W. America, with the tracks of His Majesty's sloop Discovery and armed tender Chatham, commanded by George Vancouver, Esqr., and prepared under his immediate inspection by Lieut. Joseph Baker, in which the continental shore has been traced and determined from lat: 450,30ʹ N. and long. 2360,12ʹ E. to lat: 520,15ʹ N. and long. 2320,40ʹ E. at the different periods shewn by the tracks ; Warner, sculp, (cartographic material)
Publication
Note
  • Facsim. of ed. "Published at London, May 1st 1798 by J. Edwards, Pall Mall & G. Robinson, Paternoster Row."
  • "Certified to be a photozincographic copy ..."
  • Relief shown pictorially and by hachures
  • In upper right corner: No. II
  • Insets: Entrance of Columbia River -- Gray's Harbour -- Port Discovery
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/cartographicMathematicalDataCoordinateStatement
(W 129°30'--W 121°30'/N 52°15'--N 45°30').
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/cartographicMathematicalDataProjectionStatement
975000
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/cartographicMathematicalDataScaleStatement
  • a
  • Scale [ca. 1:975,000]
Color
one color
Dimensions
78 x 60 cm.
Extent
1 map
Note
Special Collections holds 2nd copy in aperture format.
Physical medium
paper
Positive negative aspect
not applicable
Production reproduction details
other
Specific material designation
map
Type of reproduction
facsimile

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