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Views of the land on the west coast of America to the westward of Cooks River [cartographic material] / Sparrow, sc
Bib ID 3537176
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Sparrow, Thomas, 1746?-1780?
 
Online Versions
Scale No scale given. 
Description [London : Alexr. Hogg, 1784-86] 
9 views on 1 sheet ; 23 x 36.8 cm. 
Full contents
  • Views: View of the land to the Nd. of Foggy Island, A, bearing S.W. 1/2 W lea dist. and, B, west 4 leas. dist.
  • View of the land when Pinnacle Point bore N. 1/2 W. 6 leas. dist.
  • View of the land to the westd. of Pinnacle Point when the point bore N.W. 5 or 6 leagues dist.
  • View of the island 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 S. part of Oonomak, N 40 W dis 7 leas.
  • View of the land N. of Round Hill Island, N.W. 1/2 dist 5 leas.
  • Pinnacle's Island
  • View of Gores Island when Cape Upright bore N.N.W. 3 miles dist.
 
Notes

Coastal views of islands in the North Pacific Ocean named by James Cook in June & July 1778 on his third and last voyage of the Pacific. These include Semidi Islands, Unimak Island, Shumagin Island and Pinnacle Island. Relief is shown pictorially.

Map opposite p. 623 from: A new, authentic, and complete collection of voyages round the world : undertaken and performed by royal authority : containing a new, authentic, entertaining, instructive, full, and complete historical account of Captain Cook's first, second, third, and last voyages, undertaken by order of His present Majesty, for making new discoveries in geography, navigation, astronomy, &c. in the Southern and Northern Hemispheres, &c., &c., &c. : to which will be added, complete and genuine narratives of other voyages of discovery round the world, &c. / ... under the direction of G.W. Anderson. London : Alexr. Hogg, [1784-86].

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-231274038

Subjects Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Travel -- Alaska -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.  |  Gulf of Alaska (Alaska) -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.  |  Alaska -- Discovery and exploration -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Time Coverage 1778 
Form/genre Pictorial maps.
Other authors/contributors Anderson, George William. New, authentic, and complete collection of voyages round the world

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