Detail View: David Rumsey Historical Map Collection: Chart of the Society Isles, discovered by Lieut. J. Cook, 1769. J. Cheevers sculpsit. (London: printed for W. Strahan; and T. Cadell in the Strand, MDCCLXXIII).

Collection: 
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author: 
Cook, James, 1728-1779; Hawkesworth, John, 1715?-1773
Date: 
1773
Short Title: 
Society Isles.
Publisher: 
W. Strahan and T. Cadell London
Type: 
Book Map; Chart Map
Obj Height cm: 
30
Obj Width cm: 
45
Scale 1: 
335,000
Note: 
Engraved nautical chart. Relief shown by hachures; depths by soundings.
Reference: 
David, A. The charts and coastal views of Captain Cook's voyages, 1.132A; Mitchell, 860.
Region: 
Society Islands (French Polynesia)
Full Title: 
Chart of the Society Isles, discovered by Lieut. J. Cook, 1769. J. Cheevers sculpsit. (London: printed for W. Strahan; and T. Cadell in the Strand, MDCCLXXIII).
List No: 
3403.031
Page No: 
v. 2 (facing p. 249)
Series No: 
32
Engraver or Printer: 
Cheevers, J.
Publication Author: 
Byron, John, 1723-1786; Cook, James, 1728-1779; Hawkesworth, John, 1715?-1773
Pub Date: 
1773
Pub Title: 
An account of the voyages undertaken by the order of His present Majesty for making discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere, and successively performed by Commodore Byron, Captain Wallis, Captain Carteret, and Captain Cook, in the Dolphin, the Swallow, and the Endeavor. Drawn up from the journals which were kept by the several commanders, and from the papers of Joseph Banks, Esq; by John Hawkesworth, LL.D. In three volumes. Illustrated with cuts, and a great variety of charts and maps relative to countries now first discovered, or hitherto but imperfectly known. London: printed for W. Strahan; and T. Cadell in the Strand, MDCCLXXIII.
Pub Reference: 
Mitchell, 648
Pub Note: 
See note field above.
Pub List No: 
3403.000
Pub Type: 
Exploration Book
Pub Maps: 
13
Pub Height cm: 
28
Pub Width cm: 
24
Image No: 
3403031
Institution: 
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement: 
Copyright 2005
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