|Scope & Content||
This map of the North Pacific Ocean was charted in 1769 by a Spanish exploration ship. It includes parts of Asia and North America. The ocean is labeled "Mare del Sud" and extends It was printed in "Venezia 1776." There are drawings of a sailing ship and animals such as a crocodile, elephant, rhinoceros and a long-necked bird at the left bottom.
The map was acquired from The Whatcom Museum of History and Art.
|Title||Map of North Pacific Ocean|
|Caption||Spanish map of exploration|
|Notes||This map was acquired from The Whatcom Museum of History and Art, 121 Prospect Street, Bellingham, WA 98225.|
Communication - Map
Place - North Pacific