Voyages to the Pacific coast

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Boit, John, 1774-1829. Seaman.

The journal of a voyage round the globe [log of the sloop Union], August 29, 1794 - July 8, 1796 (2 vols.).Purchased from Massachusetts Historical Society, 1977.

Boit, John, 1774-1829

Columbia Rediviva (Ship).

Papers relating to the second voyage of the Columbia Rediviva, August - November 1790.Purchased from Massachusetts Historical Society, 1977.

Columbia Rediviva (Ship)

Diary

Diary describing passage through Kingston, Ontario to Victoria, B.C., via New York and Isthmus of Panama, and work in Victoria as commission agent.

Evans, Charles, 1835?-1871

Diary

Diary, 23 April 1859 to 11 August 1861 describing a voyage from England to Victoria (on the Gomelza), with additional notes to 1876.

Christie, John, d. 1888

Gough, Sadie. Nanaimo.

Hudson's Bay Company miner's indenture, Edwin Gough, and typescript of diary of Cornelius Bryant, 1856, describing voyage from England (?) to Nanaimo via Victoria.Presented by Sadie Gough, Nanaimo, 1977.

Gough, Sadie. Nanaimo

Humphreys, Leonard. Sooke.

Typescript entitled "An early note on the Island, 1912," containing an account of his trip from Liverpool to Vancouver Island.Presented by Leonard Humphreys, Sooke, 1978.

Humphreys, Leonard. Sooke

Inskip, George Hastings. Royal Navy.

Journal of a voyage from England to the Pacific, including the northwest coast of North America, kept by George Hastings Inskip, master of H.M.S. Virago, 1851-1855 (2 vols.): vol. 1, August 9, 1851 - June 9, 1853; vol. 2, June 9, 1853 - August 9,...

Inskip, George Hastings

Joseph William McKay papers

These records relate to McKay's career as a chief trader for the Hudson's Bay Company including correspondence, a journal, notes regarding festivals and traditional beliefs of the B.C. Indians and his recollections as Chief Trader.

McKay, Joseph William, 1829-1900

King, William C.

Reminiscences, entitled "Trip to California", of a trip from New Brunswick to Quesnel, via Panama, 1863-1864, with a brief account of activities in Quesnel in 1865 (typewritten transcript); pocket diary, 1864 containing accounting entrie...

King, William C.

Journal of a trip from New Brunswick to California and British Columbia, 1863-1865, also includes several 1873 journal entries, lists of books read, letters sent, expenses and other notes. A transcript of the 1863-1865 entries is available in MS-...

Manuscript

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 con...

Russian-American Company

Robinson, Thomas. Fort Victoria; Servant

Log kept by Thomas Robinson (personal attendant) who traveled with Governor Richard Blanshard to Vancouver Island in 1849; two colour photos of log (open and closed).Presented by Alan R. Robinson, Victoria, Australia, 1977.

Robinson, Thomas

Styles, George, 1840-1874.

Diary of a voyage around Cape Horn to Esquimalt, beginning with the sighting of Madeira; Styles family tree. Photographs of Styles family transferred to Visual Records.Presented by Wilfred Baker and Florence H. Styles, Paradise, California.

Styles, George, 1840-1874

Tompkins, Stuart Ramsay, 1886-. List of vessels entering the North Pacific, 1743-1795, with a bibliography of authorities cited for information concerning vessels

List of vessels entering the North Pacific, 1743-1795, with a bibliography of authorities cited for information concerning vessels. [For a commentary on the list see Stuart R. Tompkins, "After Bering: Mapping the North Pacific," BCHQ, X...

Tompkins, Stuart Ramsay, 1886-. Victoria; Historian