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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Cook, James, 1728-1779; Webber, John, 1751-1793
Date:
1785
Short Title:
Nootka articles.
Publisher:
G. Nicol and T. Cadell
London
Type:
View
Obj Height cm:
20
Obj Width cm:
27
Note:
Four engraved illustration on 1 sheet. Contents: 1. A bird, made of wood; hollow, with stones in the inside, which the natives shake when they dance -- 2. A seal's head, made of wood, worn upon their heads -- 3. A bird's head, composed of wood and feathers, also worn upon their heads -- 4. Another for the same purpose, and ornamented with green talc.
Reference:
Mitchell, 1743.
State/Province:
British Columbia
Region:
Nootka Sound (B.C.)
Full Title:
Various articles, at Nootka Sound. J. Webber del. J. Record sculpt. (London, G. Nicol and T. Cadell, 1785)
List No:
3405.054
Page No:
Atlas pl. 40
Series No:
57
Engraver or Printer:
Record, J.
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:
3405054
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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Various articles, at Nootka Sound. J. Webber del. J. Record sculpt. (London, G. N…