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The Northwest coast, or, Three years" residence in Washington territory

by James G. Swan

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Published by University of Washington Press in Seattle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Swan, James Gilchrist,
  • Washington (State) -- Description and travel.,
  • Washington (State) -- History -- To 1889.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThree years" residence in Washington territory.
    Statementby James G. Swan ; introduction by Norman H. Clark.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 435 p. :
    Number of Pages435
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22354319M
    ISBN 100295951907
    LC Control Number87001832

    The Northwest Coast. Or, Three Years’ Residence in Washington Territory. James G. Swan. eISBN eBook Features. Read Anywhere. Read your book anywhere, on any device, through RedShelf's cloud based eReader. Digital Notes and Study Tools Built-in study tools include highlights, study guides, annotations, definitions. The Northwest Coast, or, Three Years' Residence in Washington Territory, by James G. Swan, is recognized by antiquarian bookman George Tweney as "one of the great classics of Pacific Northwest Americana.". James Swan was an early settler in the Washington Territory, and is considered one of its most colorful pioneers.

    In addition to his work as an anthropologist and teacher, Swan authored The Northwest Coast; or, Three Years' Residence in Washington Territory, an early book on pioneer and Native American life in Washington, and served for several years as secretary to Congressional delegate Isaac Stevens. New York. Harper & Brothers, Publishers. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Book 12mo, cm, the first edition,[5]p., ads., with folding map, frontis& 28 plates and illustrations from engravings, title-page vignette, inthe original blind decorated brown cloth, gilt spine titles faded,original coated endpapers, some wear on the top and bottom of the spineand on the edges, internally clean.

    Treaties, and Reservations in the Northwest Native Americans fishing for salmon. ("Salmon Fishing at Chenook" by James G. Swan, published in his The Northwest Coast; Or, Three Years' Residence in Washington Territory, New York, ) The North-West Coast: or, Three Years' Residence in Washington Territory (London: S. Low, Son and Co.; New York, Harper and Bros., ), by James G. Swan (page images at HathiTrust) The Northwest Coast, or Three Years' Residence in Washington Territory (New York: Harper and Brothers, ), by James G. Swan. page images at HathiTrust.


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