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Verendrye overland quest of the Pacific

Grace Flandrau

Verendrye overland quest of the Pacific

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Published by Great Northern Railway in St. Paul .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • La Vérendrye, Pierre Gaultier de Varennes, -- sieur de, -- 1685-1749.,
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific.,
  • Northwest, Pacific -- Discovery and exploration.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesQuarterly of the Oregon Historical Society.
    Statementby Grace Flandrau.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p. :
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17768581M

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The Verendrye Overland Quest of the Pacific Paperback – January 1, by Grace Flandrau (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" — Author: Grace Flandrau. The Verendrye expeditions in quest of the Pacific / by Grace Flandrau (p.

) --Journal of the first expedition of Pierre Gaultier, sieur de la Verendrye, to the Mandan villages on the Missouri / translation from the French by Douglas Brymner ; edited by Anne H. Blegen (p. ) --Journal of the voyage made by Chevalier de la Verendrye with. The Verendrye expeditions in quest of the Pacific / Grace Flandrau --Journals of the La Verendrye trips to the Mandan villages on the Missouri River in and to the foothills of the Rocky Mountains in / translated by Douglas Brymner and Anne H.

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CS1 maint: ref=harv has a translation of his journal. Heidenreich, C.E. (J ). "Louis-Joseph Gaultier de La Vérendrye". The Canadian Encyclopedia. Historica Canada. Smith, George Hubert ().

The Explorations of the La Vérendryes in the Northern Plains,   Author of A glance at the Lewis and Clark expedition, The Lewis and Clark expedition, The Verendrye overland quest of the Pacific, Astor and the Oregon country, Red River trails, Frontier days along the upper Missouri, Koo-koo-sint, the Star Man, Historic adventure land of the Northwest.

The book is 64 pages long and illustrated with black and white photographs. While the first part of the book is a history of the Verendrye travels, the second part consists of journal s. The first one is called Journal of the First Expedition of Pierre Gaultier, Sieur de la Verendrye, to the Mandan Villages on the Missouri and was written by.

Grace Flandrau, The Verendrye Overland Quest Of the Pacific, has a translation of his journal. Smith, George Hubert () []. Raymond Wood (ed.). Verendrye overland quest of the Pacific book The Explorations of the La Vérendryes in the Northern Plains, University of Nebraska Press. ISBN has a translation of the journal with commentary.

NotesBorn: November 9,Quebec. A Chronological History of Voyages Into the Arctic Regions () Undertaking chiefly for the purpose of discovering a North-East, North-West or Polar passage between the Atlantic and Pacific.

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Grace Corin Hodgson Flandrau lived from to She was the sister-in-law of Minnesota politician and writer Charles author herself, Grace Flandrau had several small books published by the Great Northern Railway Company in the 's. These were historical, dealing with the discovery and exploration of the northwest United States and.

Introduction to Verendrye Journals written by GN President Ralph Budd and included in an Oregon Historical Quarterly publication of those journals that preceded the expedition (the journals themselves are in the Verendrye Quest paper below; KB) The Verendrye Overland Quest of the Pacific by Grace Flandrau (and others) ( MB).

The Verendrye Overland Quest of the Pacific; A Glance at the Lewis & Clark Expedition (in a later edition called simply The Lewis & Clark Expedition with different pictures and several pages of additional text); The Story of Marias Pass (in an otherwise identical edition called The Discovery of Marias Pass).

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Wrong. Pierre Gaultier de Varennes, Sieur de la Verendrye, was a member of the Canadian noblesse, a son of the Governor of Three Rivers on the St.

Lawrence. He was born in and had taken part in. Compiled by Kathy Weiser / Legends of America, updated February About This Article: Discovery of the Rocky Mountains was published in as a chapter in the book Back-trailing on the Old Frontiers published by the Cheely-Raban Syndicate of Great Falls, Montana.

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Creator: Fulton, Dan, Provenance Note: Personal and professional papers created or collected by Dan Fulton were donated to Special Collections inbut they remained in his possession until Three audiocassette recordings, one reel tape recording, and one typed transcript formerly designated collection were added to this collection on J The question will at once occur why no mention is made of Marquette and Jolliet and La Salle in a work on the pathfinders of the West.

The simple answer is—they were not pathfinders. Contrary to the notions imbibed at school, and repeated in all histories of the West, Marquette, Jolliet, and La Salle did not discover the vast region beyond.

an overland way to the Pacific might be found for ab francs, or 10, dollars. [Footnote: _Mémoire fait et arresté par le Conseil de Marine, 3 Fév. ; Mémoire du Roy, 26 Juin, _] The Regent approved the scheme so far as to order the preliminary step to be taken by establishing the three posts, and in this same year.

endrye Overland Quest of the Pacific (64 p.). A general account of these expeditions, which "marked the beginning of modern history in all the vast region stretching westward from the upper waters of the Mississippi," is contributed by Grace Flandrau.

Two important documents relating to the journeys of the La V?rendryes follow. Noted historian David Lavender has penned probably the finest single volume on the Oregon Trail ever written. Starting inyears before the trail was formally established, Lavender slowly and concretely builds the story of the United States first claim to this territory by examining similar efforts by the Spanish, French, Russian and English which preceded the Cited by: 2.

A year less two days from the night they had been whisked out of St. Petersburg, the exiles reached their destination—the little log fort or ostrog of Bolcheresk, about twenty miles up from the sea on the inner side of Kamchatka, one hundred and fifty miles overland from the Pacific.

The rowboat conducting the exiles up-stream met rafts of. This is the account of La Verendryes' quest for an overland route to the Pacific Ocean. (Summary by Esther) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording.

[xvi] A good analysis of Lewis and Clark’s relationship with native peoples may be found in James Ronda, Lewis and Clark Among the Indians. (University of Nebraska Press, ). The popular biography of Lewis is Stephen Ambrose. Undaunted Courage: Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson and the Opening of the American West.

(New York: Simon and Schuster, ). The Mystery of Samuel de Champlain. In the title of his first book, published inDes Sauvages, ou voyage de Samuel Champlain, de Brouage, fait en la France nouvelle l’an mil six cens trois [“Concerning the Primitives: Or Travels of Samuel Champlain of Brouage, Made in New France in the Year ”], Samuel de Champlain indicated that he was a native of.

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(New York: Henry Holt, ). Much of what is known about the travels of the overland Astorians comes from a book commissioned by Astor many years later as an official history of his company.

Washington Irving. • Sir Alexander Mackenzie's journals were published inin a book entitled, Voyages from Montreal Through the Continent of America to the Frozen and Pacific Oceans in and This book was said to have inspired U.S.

President Thomas Jefferson to commission the famous Lewis and Clark expedition to the Rating: % positive. International Rivalries. The quest for a Northwest Passage, or waterway to the Pacific, had brought the first European contact with the Mandan Indians in when French explorer Pierre Gaultier de Varennes, Sieur de la Verendrye reached the villages after traveling southwest from the middle Assiniboine River.

[1] Neither his journey nor the more extensive expedition. is a user-supported site. As a bonus, site members have access to a banner-ad-free version of the site, with print-friendly pages. Click here to learn more. Roald Amundsen () was a Norwegian polar explorer who was the first person to fly over the North Pole in a dirigible (May) and was the first person.

David Lavender's WESTWARD VISION spans the period from the midth century to as he chronicles the search for a reliable overland route to, and the subsequent settlement of, what would become known as Oregon, principally that area which borders the Willamette River as it flows into the Columbia (at present-day Portland)/5.

The Oregon Trail is primarily a guidebook, but it is also history, told, after the first chapter, in geographical rather than chronological or topical sequence. The explorers Lewis and Clark, the fur trader Manuel Lisa, the refugee Mormons, and the construction gang of the Union Pacific Railroad are tied together by campgrounds near the same place on the bank of the muddy Missouri.

European exploration of the area began in when Francois and Louis-Joseph Verendrye embarked on an expedition to find a water route to the Pacific Ocean. On Maafter visiting with local Arikaras, the Verendrye brothers buried a lead plate on a small hill overlooking present-day Fort Pierre, South Dakota.

The progress of discovery along the Pacific side of the continent and the occupation by the Spaniards of the coast of California led to a truer conception of the immense breadth of North America. Voyages across the Pacific to the Philippines revealed the great distance to be traversed in order to reach the Orient by the western route.

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