Detail View: David Rumsey Historical Map Collection: Views of the land on the west coast of America, to the westward of Cook's River. J. Webber. (Engraved after J. Webber and W. Bligh. London, G. Nicol and T. Cadell, 1785)

Collection: 
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author: 
Bligh, William, 1754-1817; Cook, James, 1728-1779; Webber, John, 1751-1793
Date: 
1785
Short Title: 
Views, W. coast America.
Publisher: 
G. Nicol and T. Cadell London
Type: 
Chart Map; View
Obj Height cm: 
22
Obj Width cm: 
47
Scale 1: 
None shown
Note: 
Eight engraved coastal views on 1 sheet. Contents: View of the land to the Nd. of Foggy Island ... W. Bligh del -- View of the land to the westd. of Pinnacle Point ... View of the land when Pinnacle Point bore N. 1/2 W. or 7 leas. dist. -- View of the islands and main land on the N. of Schumagin's Strait when passing them -- View of the coast of America when Hallibut Head bore N. 43 W. dist. 3 leas. -- View of the land on the coast of America when the volcano bore N.N.E. 1/2 E. and the sou. part of Oonemak N. 40 W. dist. 7 leas. -- View of the land N. of Round Hill Island ... View of Gore's Island when Cape Upright bore N.N.W. 3 miles dist.
Reference: 
David, A. The charts and coastal views of Captain Cook's voyages, 3.104A.
State/Province: 
Alaska
Region: 
Aghiyuk Island Region (Alaska); Castle Cape Region (Alaska)
Full Title: 
Views of the land on the west coast of America, to the westward of Cook's River. J. Webber. (Engraved after J. Webber and W. Bligh. London, G. Nicol and T. Cadell, 1785)
List No: 
3405.014
Page No: 
v. 2 (facing p. 410)
Series No: 
16
Publication Author: 
Cook, James, 1728-1779; King, James
Pub Date: 
1785
Pub Title: 
Voyage to the Pacific Ocean, undertaken by the Command of His Majesty, for making discoveries in the Northern Hemisphere. Performed under the direction of Captains Cook, Clerke and Gore, in His Majesty's ships the Resolution and Discovery , in the years 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779 and 1780. In three volumes. Vol. I. and II. written by Captain James Cook, F.R.S. Vol. III. by Captain James King, LL.D. and F.R.S. ... The second edition. (with Atlas) London: Printed by H. Hughs, For G. Nicol, Bookseller to his Majesty, in the Strand; and T. Cadell, in the Strand. M.DCC.LXXXV.
Pub Reference: 
Mitchell, 1552.
Pub Note: 
See note field above.
Pub List No: 
3405.000
Pub Type: 
Exploration Book
Pub Maps: 
13
Pub Height cm: 
28
Pub Width cm: 
23
Image No: 
3405014
Institution: 
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement: 
Copyright 2005
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