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Les Russes aux Iles Hawaii, 1809-1822.
BANC MSS P-N 4 v.1; BANC MSS P-N 1-4, 7-20 FILM; BANC MSS P-N 4 Box 1; BANC MSS P-N 4
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Title:

Les Russes aux Iles Hawaii, 1809-1822

Creator/Contributor:

Rossiĭsko-amerikanskai︠a︡ kompanii︠a︡, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Pinart, A. L. (Alphonse Louis), 1852-1911

Creator/Contributor:

Scheffer, Yegor.

Creator/Contributor:

Hagemeister, Leontii.

Creator/Contributor:

Yegor Nikolaevich Kusov, Ivan.

Creator/Contributor:

Berkh, Vasiliĭ Nikolaevich, 1781-1834

Creator/Contributor:

Lantzeff, George Vjaicheslau, 1892-1956

Abstract:

Transcripts in Russian, English, and French, mainly by Alphonse Pinart, of documents supposedly in Russian archives, titled by Pinart. Summaries of two letters by Leontii Hagemeister, 1809, describing the Hawaiian Islands and making recommendations as to Russian occupation; fuller reports by Vasilii Berkh and Ivan Kuskov, 1817; instructions of Governor Baranov on sending Dr. Yegor Scheffer to the Islands, 1815; Scheffer's handling of Russian affairs there, 1816-1819; his correspondence with the Company and with nationals of other countries; commercial negotiations with the natives; and related documents.
Library has three versions of English translation by George Vjecheslau (1949?) of the first 100 p. of original.

Date:

1809 (issued)

Subject:

Scheffer, Yegor
Russians -- Hawaii
Hawaiians
Hawaii -- Description and travel
Hawaii -- Commerce

Note:

RESTRICTED ORIGINAL. USE MICROFILM OR PHOTOCOPY ONLY. Use of original only by permission of the curator of the Bancroft Collection. Inquiries concerning these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.
Also available on microfilm.
In Russian, French and English.
From the A.L. Pinart Collection.
Forms part of the Hubert Howe Bancroft Collection.

Physical Description:

print
121 leaves ; 37 cm.
partial microfilm reel : negative (Rich. 117:6) and positive.
1 box.
1 oversize box.

Language:

Russian
French
English

Identifier:

BANC MSS P-N 4 v.1
BANC MSS P-N 1-4, 7-20 FILM
BANC MSS P-N 4 Box 1
BANC MSS P-N 4

Origin:

Hawaii

Copyright Note:

RESTRICTED ORIGINAL. USE MICROFILM OR PHOTOCOPY ONLY. Use of original only by permission of the curator of the Bancroft Collection. Inquiries concerning these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.