BC Historical Books

BC Historical Books

BC Historical Books

Menzies' journal of Vancouver's voyage, April to October, 1792. Edited, with botanical and ethnological notes, by C. F. Newcombe, M. D. and a biographical note by J. Forsyth Menzies, Archibald, 1754-1842


"'It was deemed advisable for the present to publish only that portion which related to Vancouver Island and Puget Sound' : p.iii. Edited from a transcript in the B.C. Archives; original ms. in the British Museum. Another section of the journal was published in the California Historical Society Quarterly, vo1.2, 1924. Appendix: Plants collected by Menzies.- Notes, ethnographical, etc.- Bibliography.- Maps and charts." -- Strathern, G. M., & Edwards, M. H. (1970). Navigations, traffiques & discoveries, 1774-1848: A guide to publications relating to the area now British Columbia. Victoria, BC: University of Victoria, pp. 202-203.

"Archives of British Columbia. Memoir No. V."-- title page.

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