Sketches in North America and the Oregon Territory

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Document Record
Creator Warre, Henry James (Sir)
Title Sketches in North America and the Oregon Territory
Identifier P000239
Subject Explorers, Surveyors and Travellers--Overland Journeys to the Pacific
Drawing
Dessin
Picture books
Livres d'images
Prairie Provinces--Description and travel
1846
Notes print [2], 1 leaf, 5 p., 16 leaves of plates, map.; 53.5 cm.
Language English
Media Text
Contributor University of Alberta
Description Warre, accompanied by Lieutenant Mervin Vavasour and Peter Skene Ogden, crossed the continent via the North Saskatchewan River in 1845 and returned in 1846. A few of the sketches are of the prairie region. Also published, with an introduction by Archibald Hanna, Jr., in an edition of 1,950 copies, Barre, Mass: Imprint Society, 1970 (26p., 72 leaves of plates).
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