A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean, and Round the World: In which the Coast of North-west America Has Been Carefully Examined and Accurately Surveyed : Undertaken by His Majesty's Command, Principally with a View to Ascertain the Existence of Any Navigable Communication Between the North Pacific and North Atlantic Oceans, and Performed in the Years 1790, 1791, 1792, 1793, 1794, and 1795, in the Discovery Sloop of War, and Armed Tender Chatham, Under the Command of Captain George Vancouver : in Three Volumes, Volume 1
G.G. and J. Robinson ... and J. Edwards, 1798
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Admiralty inlet afforded afternoon amongst anchor Anchor Island Anvil island appeared arrival attended beach bearing by compass boats bore by compass breeze Broughton canoes cape cape Mendocino cape Orford Captain Cook channel Chatham chiefs chronometer cliffs coast continental shore direction Discovery distance ditto east eastern shore eastward entrance examination extending gale gulph harbour inhabitants inlet island islets land latitude leagues distant longitude 2350 mean result miles morning Mount Gardner mount Rainier mountains natives navigation nearly night noon Nootka North West America northward o'clock occasion ocean Otaheite Otoo Oyster Harbour party passed Pomurrey port port Discovery present Puget rocks rocky sail sall sandy sathoms water savorable seemed seen shewed ship side situated in latitude soundings south point southward sursace tide tion Towereroo trees true longitude vessels village visited voyage westward whence Whidbey whilst wind wood