John Thomson's map of Hudson's Bay and Baffin's Bay
By THOMSON, John. , 1830

Discoveries of Capt. Ross, Parry & Franklin in the Arctic Regions from the years 1818 to 1827.

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  • Author: THOMSON, John.
  • Publisher: [London
  • Publication date: c1830].
  • Physical description: Engraved map, inset map of Alaska and the Bering Straits, and Captain Franklin's Journey from Coppermine River to the head of Bathurst Inlet, fine original outline hand-colour.
  • Inventory reference: 1088


Large and detailed map of Hudson’s Bay and Baffin’s Bay, published by John Thomson for his ‘New General Atlas’. John Thomson (1777-1837) was a Scottish cartographer and publisher, active in Edinburgh. He published several editions of the ‘New General Atlas’ from 1814 to 1821.