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West coast Indians in Vancouver Island, read July 10th, 1866

Gilbert Malcolm Sproat

West coast Indians in Vancouver Island, read July 10th, 1866

by Gilbert Malcolm Sproat

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Published by Ethnological Society of London in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesTransactions of the Ethnological Society -- 1867
ContributionsEthnological Society of London
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25501031M

  Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. from Canada to Vancouver's Island and Oregon through the Hudson's Bay Company's territory and back again Census of Indian tribes inhabiting the North-west coast of America, for the year Addeddate Pages: History & Culture. Tours that involve a historical and cultural component. Tofino West Coast Day Trip - $ Details. Vancouver Island Sampler authentic, intimate and memorable visitor experiences while honouring the culture, heritage, and natural beauty of Vancouver Island. Discover places that inspire stories. Read More.

  It is known that the Coast Salish Indians of Vancouver Island used species of plants. Means of collection, preparation, and utilization of these plants are outlined. The role of plants in Salish culture and economy for food, technology, medicine, religion, recreation, linguistics, and migration and settlement patterns is discussed. When possible, phonetic transcriptions are given of Salish Cited by:   Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.

Vancouver Island's West Coast Hardcover – Jan. 1 by George Nicholson (Author)Author: George Nicholson. Title Vancouver Island Indian Kootenay [i.e., Kootenai] Indians. Summary Photographs show (top) a Vancouver Island Native, half-length portrait, facing front, and (bottom) three Kootenai men, full-length portrait, seated against blanket in front of a log cabin, facing front, wearing native dress.


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West coast Indians in Vancouver Island, read July 10th, 1866 by Gilbert Malcolm Sproat Download PDF EPUB FB2

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Caption West coast Indians in Vancouver Island. "Read July 10th, " Excerpt from the Ethnological Society of London. Transactions. The colony’s third and last governor, Sir Arthur Kennedy oversaw the union of the two colonies in The flag of Vancouver Island was authorized in Climate.

Vancouver Island’s climate is the mildest in Canada, with winter temperatures above 0°C (32°F) on most days. In summer, the warmest days are usually 28 to 33°C ( to Vancouver Island is in the northeastern Pacific Ocean, part of the Canadian province of British island is kilometres ( mi) in length, kilometres (62 mi) in width at its widest point, km 2 (12, sq mi) in area.

It is the largest island on the West Coast of the on: Pacific Ocean, on Canada's southwestern coast. Nowhere does the tourist motto Super, National British Columbia.

come more alive than on Vancouver Island's West Coast. With five great sounds, sixteen major inlets, and an abundance of spectacular wildlife, the largest island on the west coast of North America is a cruising paradise/5(12).

Condition: Good. A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. "A condensed summary of practically every event of historic value which occurred in the area " of Vancouver Island's West Coast. photos throughout. A lovely copy of the fairly common book dealing with the history of the west coast of Vancouver Island.

Size: 8vo. The history of Vancouver Island, British Columbia is an interesting amalgamation of First Nations and European culture and heritage. It began with Captain Cook’s arrival at Nootka Island in and, subsequently, as English and Spanish explorers found their.

About this Item: Black Ball Line, Puget Sound Navigation Company, Seattle, WA, No Binding. Condition: Near Fine. 12 x 18 brochure printed both sides that folds to about the size of a business envelope. One side is a detailed black and white map of the Puget Sound area from Bliss Landing, B.C.

in the north to Willapa Bay in the south, including rivers, highways, ferry routes, mountains. The Nootka Indians, who embrace a number of tribes on the west coast of Vancouver Island, are no exception to the rule.

They distinguish very strictly between myths proper and legends. Both are believed to be true, but the myths go back to a misty past in which the world wore a very different aspect from its familiar appearance of today.

Of Vancouver Island. Beautifully Illustrated. [Alfred Carmichael, J. Semeyn] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A fascinating collection of stories, from the canadian author Alfred Carmichael about the customs and habits of the West Coast Indians of Cited by: 5.

Smallpox decimates Indians on the Island and up the coast. The bride-ship Tynemouth brings young brides from England. Victoria is incorporated as a city.

Gold find on Leech River sends gold-diggers scurrying to Sooke. Vancouver Island and mainland colonies unite to form one colony called British Columbia, with Victoria as its capital. Gunboat Frontier: British Maritime Authority and Northwest Coast Indians, Vancouver: UBC Press, Gough, Barry.

The Northwest Coast: British Navigation, Trade and Discoveries to Vancouver: UBC Press, Graham, Donald. Keepers of the Light: A History of British Columbia's Lighthouses and their Keepers. Madeira Park. Buy a cheap copy of Exploring Vancouver Island's West Coast book by Don Douglass. Nowhere does the tourist motto Super, National British Columbia.

come more alive than on Vancouver Island's West Coast. With five great sounds, sixteen major Free shipping over $/5(3). Full text of "Indian legends of Vancouver Island;" In the making of the stories into Eng lish, I have worked in what knowledge I have of the customs and habits of the West Coast Indians of Vancouver Island.

In a few instances, due to a lack of refinement of thought in the original stories, I have taken some license in their transcription. Read More The Vancouver Island/Coast economic region is located on the west coast of B.C. and includes all of Vancouver Island, the Gulf Islands and some of the coastal regions of the Mainland.

This region is known for its temperate climate, unspoiled wilderness and beautiful coastlines. The Colony of Vancouver Island had been created in to bolster British claims to the whole island and the adjacent Gulf Islands, and to provide a North Pacific home port for the Royal Navy at Esquimalt.

By the mids, the Island Colony's non-indigenous population was around people; a mix of mostly British, French-Canadian, Hawaiians, but with handfuls of Iroquoians, Métis and Cree Capital: Victoria. Indeed, reading these legends feels as if an ancient inhabitant of Vancouver Island is taking you by the hand and shows you the wonders of this place that is home to his people.

The central story in this little book Come now with me and I will guide you to some beauty spots, unknown, unguessed except to those who have explored the sea creeks /5.

Located on Canada’s West Coast, Vancouver has some of the most moderate weather in Canada. The average annual temperature here is a mild 10 C. While it does occasionally fall below 0 C in the winter, the cold weather rarely lasts for long.

I have the Frommer's guide book 'Vancouver Island, the Gulf Islands and San Juan Islands' and have found it very useful in planning our holiday.

I think it was produced in so fairly up to date. I think it was produced in so fairly up to date. Vancouver Island West. The decision to tackle the Outer Reaches challenge of exploring Vancouver Island’s wild west coast is the first step in a grand adventure.

Learn More. Main image at top of page: On an adventure tour charter near Haida Gwaii, photo courtesy Kevin J. Smith/Maple Leaf Adventures. Voyages of the “Columbia” to the Northwest Coast. and Oregon Historical Society Press in cooperation with The Massachusetts Historical Society.

(Originally published in as volume 79 of the Massachusetts Historical Society Collections). Kenyon, Susan M. The Kyuquot Way: A Study of a West Coast (Nootkan) Community.

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That's it for major player independents, as as far as I know and they are not downtown.Item: PAM - Just off the press: Vancouver Island's west coast, Item: PAM - British Columbia library quarterly Item: PAM - News in general: special spring edition in recognition of the services of the entire staff.