The Great Crossing, on 1778 Cook’s Charting of the Bering Strait Map, Zach Martin, Ahtna

The Great Crossing

1778/79 Cook’s Charting of the Bering Strait

14" x 25"

Zach Martin, Ahtna Athabaskan

Map Origin:  By Robert Bendard, from Carte de La Cote N.O. de L'Amerique et de la Cote N.E. de L'Asie, reconnues en 1778 et 1779, Paris c.1785.

Published in the first French edition of the official account of James Cook's Third Voyage.