Sixteen years in the Indian country : the journal of Daniel Williams Harmon, 1800-1816


Secondary title:
Pioneer books; Variation: Pioneer books.

Harmon, Daniel Williams Lamb W. Kaye Haskel Daniel Bond, Courtney C. J.

Indians of North America -- Canada. Indiens d'AmÈrique -- Canada (Nord-Ouest) Frontier and pioneer life -- Northwest, Canadian. Harmon, Daniel Williams, 1778-1843. Harmon, Daniel Williams (1778-1845). Northwest, Canadian -- Description and travel. Territoires du Nord-Ouest (Canada) -- Descriptions et voyages -- 19e siËcle. Nord-Ouest canadien -- Descriptions et voyages -- Jusqu ‡ 1821. Northwest, Canadian -- Description and travel.


xxviii, 277 p.

Macmillan Co. of Canada

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Box 63

ports., maps ; 22 cm. Preface by the editor [ Daniel Haskel ] of the first printed edition, 1820 -- Journal or narrative of Daniel Williams Harmon [April 29, 1800-August 18, 1819] -- Journey to the west, 1800: Montreal to Grand Portage ; Grand Portage to Fort Alexandria -- Swan River Department, 1800-1805: Fort Alexandria ; Swan River Fort ; Second sojourn at Fort Alexandria ; Bird Mountain ; Third sojourn at Fort Alexandria ; Second sojourn at Bird Mountain ; Fourth sojourn at Fort Alexandria ; Lac la PÍche ; Fifth sojourn at Fort Alexandria ; Fort Alexandria to New Fort -- The Saskatchewan, 1805-1807: New Fort to South Branch House -- South Branch House -- Cumberland House -- Cumberland House to Fort William -- Nipigon, 1807-1808: Fort William to Sturgeon Lake ; Sturgeon Lake Fort ; Sturgeon Lake Fort to Fort William and thence to Dunvegan -- Athabaska [ Athabasca ], 1808-1810: Dunvegan ; Dunvegan to Stuart's Lake -- New Caledonia, 1810-1816: Stuart's Lake ; Stuart's Lake to Dunvegan and return ; Second sojourn at Stuart's Lake ; Fraser's Lake -- Harmon's journal, April, 1816--August, 1819 / reprinted from the first edition, edited by Daniel Haskel: Fraser's Third sojourn at Stuart's Lake ; Stuart's Lake to Fort William -- Character of the Canadian voyagers -- A general account of the Indians on the east side of the Rocky Mountain -- An account of the Indians living west of the Rocky Mountains -- A concise account of the principal animals which are found in the north western part of North America. With facsimile reproduction of t.p. of the first edition: A journal of voyages and travels in the interiour of North America ... Andover: Printed by Flagg and Gould. 1820./ Maps on lining papers./ Includes bibliographical references. edited with an introduction by W. Kaye Lamb ; maps by C.C.J. Bond. Book


Call number:
LC: F1060.7; Dewey: 917.1043

LCCN: a 58-1394

Work type:
Biography (bio)