WorldCat Identities

Finlayson, Roderick 1818-1892

Overview
Works: 7 works in 26 publications in 1 language and 104 library holdings
Genres: History  Archives  Albums (Books)  Photographs  Sources 
Roles: Author
Classifications: CT310.F56, 920.71
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Most widely held works about Roderick Finlayson
 
Most widely held works by Roderick Finlayson
Biography of Roderick Finlayson by Roderick Finlayson( Book )

6 editions published between 1891 and 1981 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of Vancouver Island and the northwest coast by Roderick Finlayson( Book )

3 editions published between 1878 and 1945 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finlayson came out to Fort Vancouver in the Hudson's Bay Company's service in 1839. Describes the founding of Fort Durham or "Takow," and his service at that fort and at Fort Simpson. In June, 1843, began building Fort Camosun, later Victoria. Finlayson relates the history of Vancouver Island, British Columbia, and the operations of the Hudson's Bay Company in the old Oregon country. In part a dictation, partly in Finlayson's own hand, with two letters to H.H. Bancroft, 1879-1880. Includes typed transcript
Edward Huggins papers by Edward Huggins( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence (1854-1903), speeches and writings (1850, 1900-4), financial records (1856-96), photographs, and a scrapbook of newspaper articles (1904-5). Some materials relate to his activities for the Hudson's Bay and National Bank of Commerce in Tacoma, WA. Major correspondents include Clarence Booth Bagley, Roderick Finlayson, George Suckley, Alexander Munro, and E.N. Fuller
[Roderick Finlayson miscellanea] by Roderick Finlayson( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Excerpt from Finlayson's History of Vancouver Island and northwest coast
Roderick Finlayson papers by Roderick Finlayson( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Affidavit
 
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Audience level: 0.69 (from 0.69 for Biography ... to 0.81 for Hudson's B ...)

Alternative Names
Roderick Finlayson Canadian Hudson's Bay Company officer, farmer, businessman, and politician

Languages
English (26)