Event Title

Sailing the Waterway of Forgotten Dreams: Art and European Vision on the Northwest Coast in the Age of Juan de Fuca and His Successors

Presenter Information

Barry M. Gough

Location

Western Libraries, Special Collections

Start Date

4-3-2015 4:00 PM

End Date

4-3-2015 5:30 PM

Streaming Media

Description

Barry Gough, a former associate professor of History at Western and the author of “Juan de Fuca’s Strait” (2012) and other sagas of the Northwest Coast of America, discusses the traditions of marine art and the value of portraying such sailing craft in our own times.

Subjects - Topical (LCSH)

Juan de Fuca, Straight of (B.C. and Wash.)--Discovery and exploration; Navigation--History

Geographic Coverage

Juan de Fuca, Straight of (B.C. and Wash.)

 
Mar 4th, 4:00 PM Mar 4th, 5:30 PM

Sailing the Waterway of Forgotten Dreams: Art and European Vision on the Northwest Coast in the Age of Juan de Fuca and His Successors

Western Libraries, Special Collections

Barry Gough, a former associate professor of History at Western and the author of “Juan de Fuca’s Strait” (2012) and other sagas of the Northwest Coast of America, discusses the traditions of marine art and the value of portraying such sailing craft in our own times.