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Title Narrative of a voyage to the northwest coast of America in the years 1811, 1812, 1813, and 1814; or, The first American settlement on the pacific
Author Franchere, Gabriel
Date 1854
Document Type Rare Book; Journal
Names Northwest Company
Region Oregon; Canada
Places Astoria, New York
Keywords travel, Native Americans, cultural contact, trading, rivers, exploration, construction, housing, Chinnook, war, massacre, crops, family life, customs, religion
Theme Borderlands; Homesteaders, Overland Travel and Early Settlements; Native Americans
Publisher Redfield
Place of Publication New York
Additional Information From the Colton Storm catalogue: "To this translation of the original work, the author contributed new material in the form of a Preface to the Second Edition, an additional chapter in which he alludes to the many changes that had occured to the scenes which he had long ago visited and described, and an Appendix in which he gives an account of some to the persons who left Astoria before and after its transfer to the British."
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana
Reference Graff 1400
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue