"A Chart of the North West Coast of America and North East Coast of Asia…", Hogg, Alexander
Period: 1786 (published)
Publication: A New Authentic and Complete Collection of Voyages Round the World
Color: Black & White
14 x 8.5 inches
35.6 x 21.6 cm
Map was drawn by Lt. Roberts, Master mate on the Resolution under Capt. Cook. It depicts the coastlines of Alaska and Russia which were explored in 1778 and 1779. A note explains that part of the information on the map was obtained from a manuscript chart received from the Russians.
Hand laid paper, lightly toned.