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Vancouver"s discovery of Puget Sound

portraits and biographies of the men honored in the naming of geographic features of northwestern America

by Edmond S. Meany

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Published by The Macmillan company in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vancouver, George, 1757-1798,
  • Puget Sound (Wash.),
  • Northwest Coast of North America,
  • Nootka Sound (B.C.)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Edmond S. Means.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 344 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13521199M
    LC Control Number07014804
    OCLC/WorldCa260704

    The best way to experience the great Pacific Northwest is on the Amtrak Cascades. From Vancouver, British Columbia to Seattle, Portland and Eugene, Oregon, past Mount St. Helens and across the Columbia River Gorge, you'll witness some of our continent's most distinctive cities and most spectacular natural attractions. Vancouver's Discovery of Puget Sound in the Year Being Excerpts From the Rare Original Journals; the Naming of Our Geographic Features. Around the Sound With Capt. George Vancouver in Twenty Minutes (Book): Shaw, George Coombs.

    En kunstners vandringer blandt Indianerne i Nordamerika [electronic resource]: fra Canada til Vancouvers o og Oregon gjennem Hudsons= Bai= Kompagniets Territorium og tilbage igjen / (Kjobenhavn [Denmark]: F.H. Gibes, ), by Paul Kane (page images at HathiTrust) The native races of the Pacific states of North America. Book your tickets online for the top things to do in Vancouver Island, Canada on Tripadvisor: See , traveler reviews and photos of Vancouver Island tourist attractions. Find what to do today, this weekend, or in May. We have reviews of the best places to see in Vancouver Island. Visit top-rated & must-see attractions.

    The sun. [volume] (New York [N.Y.]) , Aug , Page 3, Image 3, brought to you by The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundation, and the . and Co. 10s. 6d. net.)—The mcst valuable features of Professor Meany's book are the historical notes on the men whose names Captain Vancouver perpetuated on the coast of Vancouver Island and the shores of time British Columbian main- land. We must confess to regarding even these exceedingly valuable biographical sketches as possessing but a secondary interest.


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Edmond S. Meany, in Vancouver's Discovery of Puget Sound, writes, "[Vancouver's] observations of the soil, the climate, the trees, flowers, and birds are surprising when one remembers the newness of all to members of the party.

Especially valuable and interesting are the recorded observations of the natives. Buy Vancouver's Discovery of Puget Sound: Portraits and Biographies of the Men Honored in the Naming of Geographic Features of Northwestern America by Edmond Stephen Meany online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 12 editions - starting at $ Shop now. In JuneDiscovery and Lieutenant Broughton's Chatham lay anchored in a bay they named Birch Bay. Historians believe that HMS Chatham lost a lb. anchor off Whidbey Island on 9 June In Junean anchor was raised and will be assessed to see if it is actually the sole remaining relic of Vancouver’s voyage into Puget Sound.

Get this from a library. Vancouver's discovery of Puget Sound: portraits and biographies of the men honored in the naming of geographic features of northwestern America. [Edmond S Meany; Washington State Library. Classics in Washington History.] -- Chapters (p. ) include a portion of Vancouver's journal, reprinted from v.

2 of his Voyage of discovery to the north Pacific Ocean, and. HMS Discovery was a Royal Navy ship launched in and best known as the lead ship in George Vancouver's exploration of the west coast of North America in his famous was converted to a bomb vessel in and participated in the Battle of fter she served as a hospital ship and later as a convict ship until Sail plan: Full-rigged ship.

Vancouver and Cook’s crew spent a month at Nootka Sound on Vancouver Island in March and April ofand it was there that he first encountered the peoples and lands of the Northwest Coast.

When touring Puget Sound inVancouver constantly compared and contrasted the Indians he found there to “the Nootkas” he had met in Get this from a library.

Vancouver's discovery of Puget Sound: portraits and biographies of the men honored in the naming of geographic features of Northwestern America. [Edmond S Meany; Washington State Library. Classics in Washington History.]. Vancouver's Discovery of Puget Sound: Portraits and Biographies of the Men Honored in the Naming of Geographic Features of Northwestern America Edmond Stephen Meany The Macmillan company, - Puget Sound (Wash.) - pages.

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