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Description found in Archives
Place of creation
J. Thomson & Co
Scope and content
Map shows the routes taken by Ross and Parry in search of Sir John Franklin in Baffin Bay and Hudson Strait.
Original can be viewed in the presence o
f an early cartographic archivist
288 Item no. assigned by LAC 288
Credit Library and Archives Canada. Copyright expired.
Longitude west from Greenwich.
"76" appears in upper right margin
J. Aspin, delt,. appears in bottom left margin.
Inset map: Capt. Franklin's journey from Coppermine River, to the head of Bathurst Inlet & return by Hood's River. 13 x 21 cm.
Hewitt, sc. Buckingham Place appears in bottom right margin.
Appears to be from John Thomson's New general atlas, 1827
Citation / reference note
Phillips, entry 750.
Copy / version note
1. Ross, John, Sir, 1777-1856.
2. Parry, William Edward, Sir, 1790-1855.
3. Franklin, John, Sir, 1786-1847.
4. Canada, Northern - Discovery and exploration - Maps.
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