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Journey through the Rocky Mountains and the Humboldt Mountains to the Pacific Ocean.

Jacob Heinrich Wilhelm Schiel

Journey through the Rocky Mountains and the Humboldt Mountains to the Pacific Ocean.

by Jacob Heinrich Wilhelm Schiel

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.),
  • Rocky Mountains.
    • Subjects:
    • Overland journeys to the Pacific.,
    • West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.,
    • Rocky Mountains.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 105-106.

      StatementTranslated from the German and edited by Thomas N. Bonner.
      SeriesThe American exploration and travel series,, 27
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF593 .S334
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 114 p.
      Number of Pages114
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6270575M
      LC Control Number59007490
      OCLC/WorldCa1227703

      Humboldt’s – research expedition to Central and South America with botanist Aimé Bonpland not only set the course for the great scientific surveys of the nineteenth century, but also served as the raw material for his many volumes—works of both scientific rigor and aesthetic beauty that inspired such essayists and artists as. In those days, Oregon Country was a vast territory that stretched from the Rocky Mountains to the Pacific Ocean, from Alaska in the north (claimed by Russia) to California in the South (claimed by Spain and Mexico). Oregon itself was claimed by both the United States and Great Britain.

      Browsing subject area: Overland journeys to the Pacific (Exclude extended shelves) You can also browse an alphabetical list from this subject or from: Overland journeys to the Pacific. Here are entered accounts of the crossing of the continent under pioneer conditions, on foot, on horseback, by wagon, etc.   No Pacific Ocean current, no bay or glacier or river had been named for him as yet, no mountains in China. Humboldt, Kansas, and Humboldt, Iowa, were still prairie grass, part of that incomprehensibly vast piece of the continent purchased by Jefferson from Napoleon only the year before and that Jefferson had just sent Meriwether Lewis and /5(40).

      It was the nexus for the fur trade on the Pacific Coast; its influence reached from the Rocky Mountains to the Hawaiian Islands, and from Russian Alaska into Mexican-controlled California. At its pinnacle in about , Fort Vancouver and its Factor (manager) watched over 34 outposts, 24 ports, 6 . Edwin James, An Account of an Expedition from Pittsburgh to the Rocky Mountains Performed in the Years and '20 ()-- Alexander MacKenzie, Voyages from Montreal, on the River St. Laurence, through the Continent of North America to the Frozen and Pacific Oceans, in the years and () Meriwether Lewis, History of the Expedition.


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