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    "Various Articles at Nootka Sound", [Atlas to accompany] A Voyage of discovery of the North Pacific Ocean and round the world; in which the coast of North America has been carefully examined and accurately surveyed.... 1773-1784]
    Creation Date: Jun. 4, 1784
    Catalog ID: 2011.
    Call Number: OVERSIZE-FLAT/979.511/C772v/1798
    Engraving showing four ceremonial artifacts, including detailed views of three masks/head dresses (one bird with long beak/raven, one wolf, and one seal) and one bird shaped rattle, located on Nootka Sound, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, on page 30 (published edition plate number 40) in the Atlas of Captain Cooks' Third Voyage. J. [John] Webber, publisher credit, with date of June 4, 1784. Plate engraved by J. Record. Engraving made from a painting or sketch by John Webber. From a printers proof of the [Atlas to accompany] A Voyage of discovery of the North Pacific Ocean and round the world; in which the coast of North America has been carefully examined and accurately surveyed...., atlas volume number 3, published in 1784.
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    "The Ships Resolution and Discovery at Nootka Sound (Ship Cove) Vancouver Island, 1778"
    Creation Date: 1778-1784
    Catalog ID: 2013.0.23
    copy negative, showing "The Ships Resolution and Discovery at Nootka Sound (Ship Cove) Vancouver Island, 1778," reproduction of a very large original watercolor drawing by John Webber, located at the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich London. Captain Cook's ships, Resolution and Discovery anchored at Nootka Sound in April 1778 for repair. The ships are shown at anchor with Nootka Indians and members of the crew visible working on the shore. Several canoes of Native Americans are also present in Nootka Sound. It is unclear if this illustration was also published as an lithograph in early editions of the Atlas to accompany] A Voyage of discovery of the North Pacific Ocean and round the world; in which the coast of North America has been carefully examined and accurately surveyed...., volume number 3, Captain James Cook and Captain James King, published in 1784.
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    Account of the voyage made by the schooners Sutil and Mexicana in the year 1792 to survey the Strait of Fuca: with an introduction containing a notice of the expeditions previously carried out by the Spaniards in search of the North West Passage of America
    Creation Date: 1802
    Catalog ID: 1996.100.28
    Call Number: OVERSIZE/979.511/Es6ac/1802
    1 v.; 35 cm.; Typed on one side of leaf only; Numbered according to original text; Translated by G.F. Barwick, Oct. 1, 1911; ''Vocabulary of the idiom of the inhabitants of Nootka'': p. 178-184 ; Binder's title: Voyage of the Sutil and Mexicana
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    Black Ball Ferry Lines: 13 Delightful Trips, Seeing the Puget Sound Country by Motor and Ferry
    Creation Date: 1929, 1929
    Catalog ID: 2009.0.406
    Call Number: EPH-B/386.61/B562t/1929
    Promotional brochure describing 13 different, one, two and three day ferry and automobile trips offered by the Puget Sound Navigation Company, Black Ball Ferry Line, Colman Dock, Seattle, Wa., in 1929. The Puget Sound area tours include ferry/automobile trips to: Hood Canal, Vancouver Island, B.C., Olympic Peninsula, and Whidby Island. Descriptive brochure is illustrated with various black and white scenic photographs. A detailed "Birds Eye View of Puget Sound County and Vicinity," is included. Ephemera
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    Map of the Puget sound Country; Western Washington and adjacent portions of Oregon and British Columbia
    Creation Date: 1936
    Catalog ID: MAPB/WW/PS/1936
    Call Number: MAPB/WW/PS/1936
    This map was published for the Black Ball Line Ferries. The routes for the Black Ball Line Ferries and other ferry lines are marked. The map also shows forest trails, and state parks. It includes a mileage index next to the map. The reverse side has descriptive material on trips that can be taken using the ferries in Puget Sound. There are also four small black and white photos of the area. The reverse side includes the front cover for the map when folded.
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    S.S. Cottage City Wrecked Jan. 1911 on Vancouver Island
    Creation Date: Jan. 1911
    Catalog ID: S1992.27.336.7
    Call Number: S1992.27.336.7
    Black and white, distant photographic image of the steamship S.S. Cottage City, viewed from the starboard side, as she lists to starboard in waters off of Vancouver Island, B.C., Jan. 26, 1911. Snow is on the dense trees along the coast in the background. The ship was built 1890 at Bath, MA for the Oregon Improvement Co., by the New England Shipbuilding Co. Jan. 26, 1911 she was wrecked at Cape Mudge at the entrance to Seymor Narrows. Captain Edward J. Livingston Collection
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    [Housewife (sewing kit)]
    Creation Date: 1880-1900
    Catalog ID: 1943.18.17
    Housewife or sewing kit (2 fragments of flap). Plaited cedar bark with strips of dyed dark brown cedar bark along the outer edges. Coast Salish.
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    [utility basket]
    Creation Date: ca. 1900-1930?
    Catalog ID: 2019.0.29
    Utility basket, Central Northwest culture area, Vancouver Island, ca. 1900-1930? Handmade of cedar bark in checker weave and open twining. The base is rectangular and made of strips app. 1/4" wide each. Strips that have been dyed black made a large check design on base. The bottom edge has twined edge in tan color string. The sides are near straight and are made of black dyed strip wefts held inplace with single rows of twining. There are vertical rows of double rows of wide warps in black dyed and brown color extending around the basket. The rim edge is wrapped with grass.
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    Valencia Wreck, group of survivors
    Creation Date: Jan. 23, 1906
    Catalog ID: 1943.42.12899
    Call Number: 1942.42.12899
    Glass plate negative of survivors of the S.S. Valencia which wrecked on the west coast of Vancouver Island, January 22, 1906 with a loss of 136 lives. This image, taken on January 23, 1906 aboard the S.S. City of Topeka, shows twelve male survivors. The three men kneeling in the front row are slightly out of focus. Asahel Curtis
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    [Nitinat Village at Clo-oose, Vancouver Island, BC]
    Creation Date: Jun. 1913
    Catalog ID: 1943.42.27328
    Call Number: 1943.42.27328
    Black and white glass plate negative image of a Nitinat band of Nuu-chah-nulth village wood buildings of various sizes in image right of center, at Clo-oose, Vancouver Island, BC, June, 1913. A dugout canoe is on the beach below the houses. The image is taken from a vessel which is not visible except for the Canada flag visible in image left foreground, which is probably mounted the stern. Two canoes towed by this vessel, one tied to another, are visible in lower center foreground. The closer, with oars in it, appears to be made of bark. Two men, possibly Nitinat, are in the far canoe. The water, possibly a river, extends into left of center background between shores with dense foliage. This image may be taken in the opposite direction to 1943.42. 27328. Asahel Curtis/Curtis & Miller.