John Work fonds
- 1823-1835, 1851, [ca. 1945]
The fonds consists of 15 journals and one notebook written by John Work. The notebook was written in 1834, and the journals extend from 1823-1835 when Work was traveling as a trader for the Hudson's Bay Company in the western US and western C...
Magee, Bernard. Mariner.
"...the most necessary remarks and observations in a voyage made on board ship Jefferson, Josiah Roberts Commander from Boston, North America to the North West Coast of the Same and round the globe".
Purchased from Massachusetts Histori...
Magee, James. Boston (Mass); Mariner.
Account of the discovery of a group of islands in the North Pacific Ocean by Captain James Magee in the ship Margaret of Boston extracted from his logbook, 1793.
Purchased from Massachusetts Historical Society, 1975. Presented to Provincial Arch...
Untitled manuscript consisting of a preface, an introductory chapter on Compton's voyage from England to Victoria via the Straits of Magellan, and sections on the geographical features (29 p.), the aboriginal inhabitants (39 p. and 78 p.), an...
Compton, Pym Nevins, d. 1879
Records of the Russian American Company
The Russian-American Company was created in 1799 by an ukase of Czar Paul I. The company had economic and political control of Alaska before the United States purchased Alaska in 1867.
The records are handwritten in long-hand in Russian. They c...
Roberts, Josiah. Boston (Mass.); Mariner.
Captain Roberts' log, 1793, and Bernard Magee's journal, 1793 of voyage on ship Jefferson to the Northwest coast of America.
Purchased from Massachusetts Historical Society, 1975. Presented to PABC by Derek Pethick.
Sir James Douglas records
Journal of a journey from Fort Vancouver to York Factory,1835 (original and typed transcript), notebooks and clipping books, expense book (1869), synopsis of Columbia affairs (1843-1848), messages of the governor on the opening and prorogation of ...
Douglas, James, Sir, 1803-1877