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    Sir Francis Drake
    Creation Date: 1990
    Catalog ID: 2013.154.10
    Call Number: 942.05/Su33si/1990
    xi, 353 page illustrated book (24x17 cm.) by John Sugden, a biography of Sir Francis Drake, his early life, personality, voyages, battles, etc. "A John Macrae Book." Maps on lining paper. Includes bibliographical references (p. 327-334) and index. 1st American ed. Published in 1990.
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    "Mount Rainier from the south part of Admiralty Inlet"
    Creation Date: 1792
    Catalog ID: 1911.5.4.31
    Illustration published as a plate in the Atlas to Vancouver's Voyages, depicting "Mount Rainier from the south part of Admiralty Inlet," redrawn by William Alexander from a sketch taken on the spot by John Sykes, 1792, published by J. Edwards, London, May 1, 1798. In the foreground is a tall, tepee-like structure with poles commonly used for netting ducks by the Clallam Tribe. A canoe outfitted with a sail, containing four men, is being rowed to the shore, and another canoe is visible in the distance.
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    A selection of the principal voyages, traffiques and discoveries of the English nation
    Creation Date: 1927
    Catalog ID: 2009.171.6
    Call Number: 979.511/H127se/1927
    A collection (xxiv, 293 p.), with woodcut illustrations, of Richard Hakluyt's descriptions of 8 English voyages and discoveries, beginning in 1564 and ending with the defeat of the Spanish Armada in 1588. "Set out with Many Embellishments and a Preface by Laurence Irving." Printed in 1927; original published in the 16th century.
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    Francis Drake on the Northwest coast of America in the year 1579: The Golden Hinde did not anchor in the bay of San Francisco
    Creation Date: 1908
    Catalog ID: 2004.52.12
    Call Number: OVERSIZE/979.511/G293f/1908
    iv, 114 p.; 1 l; 25 cm.; ''The authorities in detail'': p. [33]-[106]; Bibliography: p. [111]-114. Transactions and proceedings of the Geographical Society of the Pacific, vol. V, series II.
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    Vancouver in California, 1792-1794, the original account of George Vancouver, Early California travel series, 9, 10, 22
    Creation Date: , 1954
    Catalog ID: 2013.154.15
    Call Number: 979.511/V279w/1954
    Three volumes in one (19.5x14 cm.), the original account of George Vancouver in California, 1792-1794, edited and annotated by Marguerite Eyer Wilbur, and published in 1954. Includes title pages from three separate volumes; vols. 1-2, pages 3-274; third unpaged volume consists of maps, illustrations and index. Bibliographical footnotes. Early California travel series, 9, 10, 22
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    [Man of Nootka Sound]
    Creation Date: ca. 1784
    Catalog ID: 1943.42.62729
    Call Number: Curtis 62726, album 15 page 30
    photographic print in album, portrait of a "Man of Nootka Sound " [Vancouver Island, British Columbia], photographic copy of an engraving published in Capt. James Cook's 3rd Voyage to the Pacific Ocean... 1776-1780, plate 38, original artist, John Webber, ca. 1784, Asahel Curtis, photographer, date of copy April 24, 1937. See also: 2011. (original lithograph in Cook Atlas)
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    Arctic Ambitions, Captain Cook and the Search for the Northwest Passage
    Creation Date: 2015
    Catalog ID: 2016.15.1
    Call Number: 910.9163/Ar275a/2015
    1 v. (xvii, 429 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps (chiefly color) ; 23 x 28 cm. Preface by Robin Inglis. While dreams of a passage proved illusory, Captain James Cook's journey produced some of the finest charts, collections, and anthropological observations of his career. It also helped establish British relations with Russia and opened the door to the hugely influential maritime fur trade. This collection of essays from an international and interdisciplinary group of scholars - including former Vancouver Maritime Museum executive director James P. Delgado and University of Alberta historian I.S. MacLaren - uses artifacts, charts, and records of the encounters between Native peoples and explorers to tell the story of this remarkable voyage. This volume was published to accompany an exhibit of the same name presented in Anchorage and Tacoma during 2015 and was developed in cooperation by the Anchorage Museum, the Cook Inlet Historical Society, and the Washington State Historical Museum. Includes bibliographical references and index. Front cover features a drawing of two three-masted schooners and several native canoes in a bay surrounded by mountains. The back cover shows a map of the coast of Alaska.
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    "Arctic Ambitions: Captain Cook and the Quest for the Northwest Passage"
    Creation Date: 2013
    Catalog ID: 2013.111.1
    Powerpoint media file, with presentation "Arctic Ambitions: Captain Cook and the Quest for the Northwest Passage" by David Nicandri, 2013. File contains map images world maps dating to the 17th and 18th c., as well as map details of Captain Cook's Third voyage in 1784. 24 slides total in length. Media available online.
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    Entree des detroits de Jean de Fuca [Entrance to the Straits of Juan de Fuca]
    Creation Date: 1794
    Catalog ID: 2009.19.5
    Printed engraving titled "Entrance to the Straits of Juan de Fuca", dated 1794. On his second voyage to Nootka and the North Pacific Coast searching for furs, John Meares sailed southward to the Strait of Juan de Fuca. Intending to explore the Strait he sent his First Office into the Strait. They were approached by heavily armed natives who made an attempt to board the ship. An armed crew member shot one of the hostile natives and they jumped overboard and returned to shore. This engraving is from the French 1794 edition of Meares.
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    Reise um die welt mit Captain Cook, Travels around the world with Captain Cook
    Creation Date: 1781
    Catalog ID: 2013.154.3
    Call Number: 979.511/Z65r/1973
    110 page facsimilie edition (22x14.5 cm.) of 1781 publication by Heinrich Zimmermann, describing travels around the world with Captain Cook. Bibliotheca Australiana series # 73, by Peter C. Zimmermann.