To the Arctic by canoe, 1819-1821: the journal and paintings of Robert Hood, midshipman with Franklin

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Arctic Institute of North America, Dec 1, 1974 - Biography & Autobiography - 217 pages

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NARRATIVE OF THE PROCEEDINGS OF
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Gravesend to York Factory
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The Buffalo Climate Aurora Borealis
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Copyright

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Arctic Arctic Ocean arrived Arthur Birch Athapescow August Aurora Aurora Borealis Back Baffin Island banks Bathurst Inlet Bear Lake Beaver Beaver Indians Belanger Birch bird boat buffalo bufflehead Burnside River Canada Canadians canoes carried Churchill River Clearwater River Colin Robertson Copper Indians Coppermine River Cree Language Cree name crossed Cumberland House Deer Island dipping needle distance Dogrib duck dwarf birch embarked encamped Eskimo Curlew Eskimos Esquimaux Faries feet fish Fort Carlton Fort Chimo Fort Chipewyan Fort Enterprize Fort McMurray Fort Providence Fort Resolution Franklin expedition fur trade George Back George Simpson Gros Pied gunwales Hayes River height of land Hepburn hills hoary redpoll Hood gave Hood's Hudson's Bay Company hunters Ile-a-la-Crosse Island John John Franklin John Hepburn John Richardson journey Knee Lake La Loche Lacombe Lake Athabasca Lake Winnipeg land latitude length longitude Mackenzie River magnetic magnetic deviation Marten Lake meat Methye Portage midshipman miles Montreal Moose Deer Moose Factory mosquitoes mouth Nelson River North West Company northward Northwest Passage Northwest Territories Norway House October Orkneys Otter Rapids painting Peace River pemmican Peter Pond Pierre St pine Pine Island Playgreen Lake poles poplars portable soups portage Prince of Wales ptarmigan rapid reached Red River colony Red-necked Grebe reindeer reindeer caribou Repulse Bay Richardson Robert Hood Robert McVicar rocks rocky Rocky Mountains Samuel Hearne Saskashawan Saskatchewan Saulteaux Savage Islands September shore side Slave Lake Slave River snow snowshoes species statute miles Straits tent thermometer till trade trees University of Saskatchewan voyageurs Wentzel whitefish Wilberforce Falls wind winter wood Wood Crees yellow-headed blackbird Yellowknife River York Factory