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The Resource A history of the Russian-American Company, by P.A. Tikhmenev ; translated and edited by Richard A. Pierce and Alton S. Donnelly

A history of the Russian-American Company, by P.A. Tikhmenev ; translated and edited by Richard A. Pierce and Alton S. Donnelly

Label
A history of the Russian-American Company
Title
A history of the Russian-American Company
Statement of responsibility
by P.A. Tikhmenev ; translated and edited by Richard A. Pierce and Alton S. Donnelly
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • rus
  • eng
Summary
Translation of Russian book first published in 1861-63 concerning Russian colonization in Alaska. Comprehensive history of the Russian-American Company
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
-1888
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tikhmenev, P. A.
Dewey number
979.8/02
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F907
LC item number
.T5613 1978
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1918-2004
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pierce, Richard A.
  • Donnelly, Alton S
  • Rossiĭsko-amerikanskai͡a kompanii͡a
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rossiĭsko-amerikanskai͡a kompanii͡a
  • Fur trade
  • Russia
  • Alaska
Label
A history of the Russian-American Company, by P.A. Tikhmenev ; translated and edited by Richard A. Pierce and Alton S. Donnelly
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of Istoricheskoe obozrenie obrazovanii͡a Rossiı̆sko-amerikanskoı̆ kompanii
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The settlement of colonial borders and expeditions sent out by the Company, 1821
  • The dissemination of religion among the natives and improvements in their way of life, and the state of fur trading and shipbuilding in the Colonies
  • Supplying the colonies during the Company's second period and more about the Ross Settlement
  • The state of the Company's trade and certain government actions near the end of the second charter period
  • Part Two
  • Company operations in Eastern Siberia
  • The exploration of the Amur River, the building of settlements, and the Company's trade in the Amur region
  • The Company's role in the occupation of Sakhalin Island
  • Whaling by foreigners and Russians in the Eastern Ocean
  • Supplying the Colonies and Kamchatka with provisions and goods, and the company's foreign trade
  • Part One
  • The Colonies under the current charter
  • Further propagation of faith among the natives, and schools for the children of company employees
  • The state of the Company's resources, internal trade, and income, and changes in the board of directors during the current charter period
  • Some statistical and ethnographical data on the Russian colonies
  • The organization of fur-trading companies and the operations of Shelikhov's Company until his death in 1795
  • The merger of Shelikhov's Companies and the others to form the Russian-American Company
  • The extension of Russian colonies along the Northwest Coast of America, the Imperial appointment of a delegation to Japan, and the Company's round-the-world expedition of 1803
  • The Colonies after formation of the Russian-American Company, and Chamberlain Rezanov's inspection and reorganization
  • Maintenance and supply of the colonies and trading expeditions sent out by the Colonial administration, 1806
  • Trade with California and the establishment of Ross settlement
  • Measures of the Board of Directors and the state of the colonies to the expiration of the Company's first charter
Control code
ocm03089256
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 522 pages
Isbn
9780295955643
Lccn
77073318
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)03089256
Label
A history of the Russian-American Company, by P.A. Tikhmenev ; translated and edited by Richard A. Pierce and Alton S. Donnelly
Publication
Note
Translation of Istoricheskoe obozrenie obrazovanii͡a Rossiı̆sko-amerikanskoı̆ kompanii
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The settlement of colonial borders and expeditions sent out by the Company, 1821
  • The dissemination of religion among the natives and improvements in their way of life, and the state of fur trading and shipbuilding in the Colonies
  • Supplying the colonies during the Company's second period and more about the Ross Settlement
  • The state of the Company's trade and certain government actions near the end of the second charter period
  • Part Two
  • Company operations in Eastern Siberia
  • The exploration of the Amur River, the building of settlements, and the Company's trade in the Amur region
  • The Company's role in the occupation of Sakhalin Island
  • Whaling by foreigners and Russians in the Eastern Ocean
  • Supplying the Colonies and Kamchatka with provisions and goods, and the company's foreign trade
  • Part One
  • The Colonies under the current charter
  • Further propagation of faith among the natives, and schools for the children of company employees
  • The state of the Company's resources, internal trade, and income, and changes in the board of directors during the current charter period
  • Some statistical and ethnographical data on the Russian colonies
  • The organization of fur-trading companies and the operations of Shelikhov's Company until his death in 1795
  • The merger of Shelikhov's Companies and the others to form the Russian-American Company
  • The extension of Russian colonies along the Northwest Coast of America, the Imperial appointment of a delegation to Japan, and the Company's round-the-world expedition of 1803
  • The Colonies after formation of the Russian-American Company, and Chamberlain Rezanov's inspection and reorganization
  • Maintenance and supply of the colonies and trading expeditions sent out by the Colonial administration, 1806
  • Trade with California and the establishment of Ross settlement
  • Measures of the Board of Directors and the state of the colonies to the expiration of the Company's first charter
Control code
ocm03089256
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 522 pages
Isbn
9780295955643
Lccn
77073318
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)03089256

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