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Exploration of the Northwest coast

Exploration of the Northwest coast

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Published by s.n. in [Washington? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pacific Coast (North America) -- Discovery and exploration

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 24466
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Expediency of Occupying the Columbia River
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination26 p.
    Number of Pages26
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15236807M

    After his return from that expedition, Gray set sail for the northwest coast again on Septem , reaching his destination in [2] During his first voyage to the northwest coast, Gray was second-in-command of Columbia Rediviva under Captain John Kendrick, who remained in the Pacific, in command of Lady Washington. The returning Manila galleons followed the westerlies to the coast of California, but immediately turned south, making only a few attempts to explore the coast. For more see History of the West Coast of North America and Early knowledge of the Pacific Northwest. Golden Age of Dutch exploration and discovery.

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Exploration of the northwest coast. [Francis Baylies] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Title: Exploration of the northwest coast. Author: Francis Baylies Publisher: Gale. "A multisensory experience guide that feels like a well-executed love letter to the Pacific Northwest shoreline Every step of the journey and activity suggestion is enhanced with detailed how-tos, insider tips and contacts, and always right on cue, locavore recipes for drinks and meals A must-read for Pacific Northwest explorers and even locals."/5(17).

Covering the adventures of coastal and ocean explorers who made key discoveries and landmark observations from northern California up the coastline to Alaska during the mids to the early s, this anthology of primary source journal entries, book excerpts, maps, and drawings enables readers to "discover" the Northwest Coast for : William L.

Lang, James V. Walker. Voyage of Sutil and Mexicana, The last Spanish exploration of the Northwest Coast of America (Northwest Historical) Hardcover – Ma by John Kendrick (Translator, Introduction) out of 5 stars 2 ratings See all 3 formats and editions4/5(2).

Pacific Coast (U.S.) -- Discovery and exploration. Pacifique, Côte du (États-Unis) -- Découverte et exploration. Document source Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the National Library of Canada. Notes l microfiche (17 fr.).

Report of the Select Committee on Expediency of Occupying the Columbia River. Caption title. Douglas, - Canada - pages 0 Reviews History, toof the early expeditions to the northwest coast of North America and the first fur traders.

From inside the book. Northwest Passage, water routes through the Arctic Archipelago, N Canada, and along the northern coast of Alaska between the Pacific and Atlantic oceans. Even though the explorers of the 16th cent. demonstrated that the American continents were a true barrier to a short route to East Asia, there still remained hope that a natural passage would.

Robert Ballard Whitebrook, Coastal Exploration of Washington (Palo Alto: Pacific Books, ). European and American Exploration of the 18th-Century Pacific Northwest Spain's galleons sailed between Mexico and the Philippines, beginning inestablishing a.

Thinking bareboat charter. Navigating a boat charter without crew assistance is both liberating and exhilarating. Especially in the scenic, wide-open Pacific Northwest. At NW Explorations in Bellingham, 25 years of expertise means you’re guaranteed an exceptional voyage.

Choose from some of the best luxury yachts in the region. He took two ships and 61 men with him, exploring the coast of Newfoundland and the Gulf of St. Lawrence and discovering today’s Prince Edward Island, but not the Northwest Passage.

These mariner exploits were followed by a number of breathtaking overland expeditions, mostly British, to the Canadian and American West Coast seeking New Albion, land of the fabled Northwest Passage. Spain Takes the Lead With the rise of imperialism, European governments vied for dominance of the earth's known and mythical lands.

Book Description The tale begins in sixteenth-century Venice, when explorer Juan de Fuca encountered English merchant Michael Lok and relayed a fantastic story of a marine passageway that connected the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans.

This tale would be the catalyst for centuries of dreaming, and exacerbate English and Spanish rivalry. The Historical Dictionary of the Discovery and Exploration of the Northwest Coast of America tells of the heroic endeavors and remarkable achievements, the endless speculation about a northwest passage, and the fighting and manipulation for commercial advantage that surrounded this terrain.

This is done through an introductory essay, a detailed chronology, an extensive bibliography, Reviews: 1. An examination of some of the early voyages of discovery and exploration on the northwest coast of America, from to Davidson, George.

U.S. G.P.O, An examination of some of the early voyages of discovery and exploration on the northwest coast of America, from to Internet Archive BookReader. The Historical Dictionary of the Discovery and Exploration of the Northwest Coast of America tells of the heroic endeavors and remarkable achievements, the endless speculation about a northwest.

Get this from a library. Exploration of the Northwest coast. [United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Expediency of Occupying the Columbia River.;]. Get this from a library. Exploration of the northwest coast. [Francis Baylies; United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Exploration of the Northwest Coast.].

30 Oct | Arctic History The Northwest Passage is one of Canada’s most exciting chapters of discovery, history and exploration. The Northwest Passage is a sea corridor connecting the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans through Canada’s Arctic Archipelago islands and along the northern-most coast of North America.

In general, Spanish navigators lacked the resources that their British counterparts had for both long-distance ocean voyages and close exploration of coastlines. The second selection comes from the narrative of José Narvaéz, who sailed along the Northwest coast in During this era, Spanish colonizers had become worried about the advent.

Unlike most Northwest Coast Indian peoples, for whom the land and animals were active participants in daily life, Enlightenment-era scientists viewed the natural world as an object for study. The English, French, Spanish, and Americans all sent scientific exploring expeditions to the Pacific Northwest during the late 18th and early 19th centuries.

The author tells this story with great interest, and brings it down to the time of actual landings on the west coast of Washington and in Puget Sound by the Spanish and English explorers. "We who are interested in the history of exploration on the Northwest Coast must be indebted to Mr.

Whitebrook for his competent labor in this work."5/5.Franklin's lost expedition was a British voyage of Arctic exploration led by Captain Sir John Franklin that departed from England in aboard two ships, HMS Erebus and HMS Terror, and was assigned to traverse the last unnavigated section of the Northwest Passage in the Canadian expedition met with disaster after both ships and their crews, a total of officers and men, became.When we published our first list of must-read books set in the Pacific Northwest, we knew it would be a popular and contentious feature, but we never anticipated that five years later we’d still be fielding passionate responses from our customers.

When it was time to determine the theme for this year’s 25 Books to Read Before You Die list, we couldn’t resist the challenge of narrowing.