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History of the SS. Beaver,

Charles W. McCain

History of the SS. Beaver,

being a graphic and vivid sketch of this noted pioneer steamer ... : containing a description of the Hudson"s Bay Company from its formation in 1670, down to the present time.

by Charles W. McCain

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Published by [Evans & Hastings] in Vancouver, B.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Beaver (Steamship),
  • Hudson"s Bay Company

  • Edition Notes

    StatementComp. by Charles W. McCain.
    SeriesWestern Americana, 1550-1900 -- reel 339, no. 3347.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination99 p. :
    Number of Pages99
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17470205M
    OCLC/WorldCa15287805

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    Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user : On this day in , the S.S. Beaver ran aground at Prospect Point in Stanley Park. The Beaver was the first steamship to operate in the Pacific Northwest and was the first steamship in the Eastern Pacific. - S.S. Beaver. Archives item#: Bo P The Beaver left England, where she was built at Blackwall, in October , got here in April , after a six-month voyage around the Horn.

    McCain, Charles W.: History of the SS "Beaver": being a graphic and vivid sketch of this noted pioneer steamer and her romantic cruise for over half a century on the placid island-dotted waters of the north Pacific: Also containing a description of the Hudson's Bay Company from its formation in , down to the present time. The classic work on genealogy of the American Bieber / Beaver family is "History and Genealogy of the Bieber-Beaver Family" by Rev Irvin M Beaver, published in The book is almost 1, pages long. It names appoximat members of the Bieber family born over a period of 4 centuries. (My parents, John and Edna (nee Christman), appear.


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As if Cowichan Bay hasn’t had enough trouble in recent years with derelict ships and barges that, seemingly beyond the government pale, are free to rust away at anchor then to sink and to a foul a public waterway. Go figure. The Beaver II is, or was, a replica of the historic Hudson’s Bay Co.

steamship Beaver which has been termed “the first smokestack on the northwest Pacific”. But it tells us no more about the SS than we already knew; in some respects, indeed, a good deal less. In the end, the question he poses at the beginning of the book still needs a convincing answer.

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