Champlain, Samuel de, 1574-1635

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Samuel de Champlain of Brouage, cartographer, explorer, and founder of Canada. Champlain discovered Mount Desert Island in 1604. He also laid the foundation of what became the first permenent French colony in America at Quebec. "Des Sauvages" was his first book descriptive both of his voyage and of the inhabitants of the St. Lawrence Valley in 1603.

From the description of Des sauvages. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 213496584

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referencedIn Morison, Samuel Eliot, 1887-1976. Papers of Samuel Eliot Morison, 1807-1976 (inclusive). Harvard University, Archives
referencedIn Bailey, Horace W. (Horace Ward), 1852-1914. Lake Champlain tercentenary newspaper clippings, 1907-1908. Middlebury College
creatorOf Champlain, Samuel de, 1567-1635. Des sauvages. University of Pennsylvania Library
creatorOf Champlain, Samuel de, 1567-1635. Descripsion des costs, pts., rades, illes de la Nouuelle France ... 1607. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
creatorOf OAC Review Index (University of Guelph). Champlain Monument, OAC Review, v.49, no.1, Oct. 1936, p. 24. University of Guelph
creatorOf Benson, Egbert, 1746-1833. [Manuscript maps that were assembled by Egbert Benson and sent in 1802 to Rufus King, United States minister to Great Britain, in order to facilitate negotiations over disputed international boundary between Maine and New Brunswick]. Library of Congress
referencedIn Bailey, Horace W. (Horace Ward), 1852-1914. Lake Champlain tercentenary newspaper clippings, 1909. Middlebury College
referencedIn Burt, Bradley Benedict, 1814-1898. Bradley Benedict Burt papers, 1745-1899. SUNY Oswego, Penfield Library
referencedIn Bailey, Horace W. (Horace Ward), 1852-1914. Lake Champlain tercentenary celebrations, 1909. Middlebury College
referencedIn Prince Society (Boston, Mass.). Papers, 1863-1911. Gadsden Public Library
referencedIn Sawtelle, William Otis, 1874-1939. Islesford collection, 1596-[ongoing] (bulk 1830-1939). Acadia National Park, William Sawtelle Collections and Research Center
creatorOf Champlain, Samuel de, 1567-1635. Samuel de Champlain land grant, 1635 December 4. Detroit Public Library, Detroit Main Library
referencedIn Huntington Free Library. Native American biography vertical file [ca.1850-2000.]. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Champlain, Samuel. Letter, 1811 Sept. 11, Fort Johnson, S.C., to William Linnard, U.S. Military Agent, Philadelphia. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
referencedIn French family. French family papers, 1831-1945. New York State Historical Documents
referencedIn Keddy, Jane L., ca. 1911-1995. Jane L. Keddy papers, 1969-1993 (bulk 1977-1988). Brown University, Brown University Library
creatorOf Champlain, Samuel de, 1567-1635. Brief discours des choses plus remarquables que Sammuel Champlain de Brouage a reconneues aux Indes occidentalles ... [microform]. Brown University, Brown University Library
referencedIn United States. National Park Service. Saint Croix Island International Historic Site collection, [19--]-[19--]. Acadia National Park, William Sawtelle Collections and Research Center
creatorOf Champlain, Samuel de, 1567-1635. Descripsion des costs, pts., rades, illes de la Nouuele France faict selon son vray méridien : avec la déclinaison de la ment de plussieurs endrois selon que le sieur de Castes le franc le démontre en son liure de la mécométrie de l'emnt. / faict et observé par le sr. de Champlain 1607. Library of Congress
referencedIn Sawtelle, William Otis, 1874-1939. Champlain to Bernard, [19--]. Islesford Historical Society
referencedIn Jane L. Keddy papers, Keddy (Jane L.) papers, (bulk 1977-1988), 1969-1993 John Hay Library, Special Collections
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associatedWith Burt, Bradley Benedict, 1814-1898. person
associatedWith French family. family
associatedWith Huntington Free Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Keddy, Jane L., ca. 1911-1995. person
associatedWith Linnard, William. person
associatedWith Morison, Samuel Eliot, 1887-1976. person
associatedWith New York (State). Hudson-Fulton-Champlain Quadricentennial Commission. corporateBody
associatedWith OAC Review Index (University of Guelph) corporateBody
associatedWith Prince Society (Boston, Mass.) corporateBody
associatedWith Sawtelle, William Otis, 1874-1939. person
associatedWith Thibaron-Joly (Firm) corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Army corporateBody
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South Carolina--Charleston
Mexico
Fort Johnson (S.C.)
New England
America
West Indies
Nova Scotia
Rhode Island--Providence
Atlantic coast (North America)
Charleston (S.C.)
Canada
New York (State)
Québec (Province)
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Fortification
Tornadoes
Library of Congress Maps
Manuscripts, French
Nautical charts--Early works to 1800
Land grants
Indians of North America--Early works to 1800
Manuscript maps--Facsimiles
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Birth 1567-08-13

Death 1635-12-25

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