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Journal of the Government North-west Expedition.

Herbert Basedow

Journal of the Government North-west Expedition.

by Herbert Basedow

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Published by Royal Geographical Society of Australasia, South Australian Branch in Adelaide .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Australia
    • Subjects:
    • South Australian Government North-west Prospecting Expedition, 1903.,
    • South Australia -- Discovery and exploration.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU310 .B3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination 58-242 p.
      Number of Pages242
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6083309M
      LC Control Number50050463
      OCLC/WorldCa10434742

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      system of government for North-west Territory. Jefferson and the American Philosophical Society sponsor French botanist, André Michaux, to find a convenient route to the Pacific Ocean. Michaux is found to be a spy and is called back to France (Ambrose, ). May 7, Congress splits Northwest Territory into two territories: Indiana. John Ledyard, A Journal of Captain Cook’s Last Voyage to the Pacific Ocean, and in Quest of a North-West Passage, between Asia & America; Performed in the Years , , , and (Hartford, Conn.: Printed and sold by Nathaniel Patten, a few rods north of the court-house, ), p.

        A series of U.S. government expeditions led by John C. Frémont between and mapped extensive areas of the West, and led to increased westward migration. Frémont was a politically connected and controversial character who picked up the nickname "The Pathfinder" though he generally traveled trails that were already established.   Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Journals of Two Expeditions of Discovery in North-West and Western Australia, - Free Ebook Project GutenbergCited by:


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Journal of the Government North-west Expedition. Adelaide, Royal Geographical Society of Australasia, South Australian Branch, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Herbert Basedow.

Basedow's journal notes were separately published as the Journal of the Government North-West Expedition inand extracts from those notes make up the latter part of this present volume. These journal extracts are less formal, and give a first-hand account of such an early interaction, sometimes with hilarity, between his party and the.

Download RIS citations. TY - BOOK TI - Journal of a voyage for the discovery of a north-west passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific: performed in the years,in His Majesty's ships Hecla and Griper, under the orders of William Edward Parry ; with an appendix containing the scientific and other observations.

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The Kelly Hills (Yankunytjatjara: Aputjilpi) are a mountain range at the southern end of the Northern Territory of is located in the locality of Petermann directly north of the Musgrave Ranges and about 50 kilometres Journal of the Government North-west Expedition.

book mi) northeast of Amaṯa in South highest point is about metres (2, ft) above sea level. Mount Robert, at the eastern end Coordinates: 25°51′54″S °26′52″E. An important account of exploration in the remote north-west of Australia, including the discovery of the Ord River in the Kimberley region.

This was the only major publication relating to Alexander Forrest's crucial expedition in the north-west: a rarity, it 'would grace any collection' (Wantrup). Book from Project Gutenberg: Journals of Two Expeditions of Discovery in North-West and Western Australia, Volume 1. COVID Resources.

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Price New from Used from 5/5(1). This was one of the most important expeditions undertaken in the north-west of the continent and was of considerable importance in opening up the interior. Forrests Journal is unusallyattractive for a government-printed expedition account, and is illustrated with early Perthprinted lithographs after sketches by Henry Charles Prinsep.

London: T. and W. Boone, Two volumes, octavo, with all 22 plates six coloured ; with two large folding maps loose in an end pocket and with the required advertisement leaves and an extra 4 pp.

advertisements at the start of volume 1; original purple-brown publisher's cloth. With an appendix by John Gould. Rare Exploration; Displaying books 1 - 20 of in total. Patrol Into Yesterday: My New Guinea Years. Journal of the Government North-West Expedition (March 30th - November 5th ).

BASEDOW H. Published: We offer a comprehensive range of. NORTH WEST PASSAGE: THE PANDORA VOYAGE OF by Janet Wood These photographs belonged to our family ancestor, William George Battam and were taken in during the expedition to the North West Passage organised by Sir Allen Young.

This was the second such voyage undertaken by Sir Young in his steam ship; the Pandora. journals of two expeditions of discovery in north-west and western australia, during the years, andunder the authority of her majesty's government.

describing many newly discovered, important, and fertile districts, with observations on the moral and physical condition of the aboriginal inhabitants, etc. etc. by george grey. Journal of the Government North-West Expedition [2] Bleakley: The Aboriginals and Half Castes of Central Australia and North Australia.

Report, [4] Bolam: The Trans-Australian Wonderland [5] Brockman: Report on the Exploration of North-West Kimberley, [6] Fraser, John: The Aborigines of Australia: Their Ethnic Position and Relations.

The South Australian government's North-West Prospecting Expedition, led by Lawrence Wells, was brought there by an Aboriginal guide in One of the expedition's prospectors, Herbert Basedow, recorded the name as "Punndijarrinna" and reported that it was a good source of y: Australia.

Many of the men involved were Americans, and the reaction in Washington to the news of an impending crisis was strong and swift. On 9 DecemberSenator George McBride of Oregon introduced a resolution in the U.S.

Senate that would appropriate $ for relief for the "starving" miners of the Upper Yukon Valley and authorize the Secretary of War to. In his expedition (–54), Robert J. Le M. McClure penetrated the passage from the west along the northern coast of the continent and by a land expedition reached Viscount Melville Sound, which had been reached (–20) by Parry from the east.

The actual existence of the Northwest Passage had been proved, and the long search was over. The Lewis and Clark Expedition began inwhen President Thomas Jefferson tasked Meriwether Lewis with exploring lands west of the Mississippi River that comprised the Louisiana Purchase.

The. The first crossing of the passage entirely by sea was an expedition led by Roald Amundsen, from tothough the first deep-draft ship to make the trip with a significant amount of cargo.English, Book, Illustrated, Government publication edition: James Strange's journal and narrative of the commercial expedition from Bombay to the North-west coast of America: together with a chart showing the tract of the expedition.

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