MS 1682 Reports of Western Union Telegraph Company explorations in western Canada, under Maj. Frank L. Pope
Portions of this collection are digitized

Collection ID:
Pope, Frank L. (Franklin Leonard), 1840-1895
Butler, James L. Capt
Rothrock, Joseph T., 1839-1922
Blenkinsop, George
Physical Description:
115 Pages

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Reports as follows: Number 2. Report of the Exploration from Quesnal to Lake Tatla, via Natla and Nakosla, by Major Frank L. Pope. 1865. Title page, map, and pages 1-36. (Pages 15-17: Indian tribes; pages 32-36: vocabulary of "Siccany" (Sekani) tribe, living n. w. of Lake Tatla.) Number 3. Report of the British Columbia and Stekine Exploring Expedition, by Major Frank L Pope. 1866. Title page and pages 1-42. (Pages 27-28: Indian tribes; pages 29-30, Trading with Indians.) Number 4. Report of the Lake Babine and Skeena River Exploration, by Captain James L. Butler. 1866. 19 pages. Number 5. Report of the Atnah & Northern Explorations, by CAptain J. Trimble Rothrock. 1866. 10 pages. Number 6. Report of Provisions Expended by the Stekine Exploring party; and proposed plan of an exploration from the Stekine to the Youkon, by George Blenkinsop. 1866. 8 pages, including map.

Existence and Location of Copies
Digital surrogates are available online.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 1682

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Manuscript 1682, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

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Expeditions -- British Columbia and Stekine Exploring Expedition Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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