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  1. George Vancouver - Wikipedia

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    Captain George Vancouver (22 June 1757 – 10 May 1798) was a British officer of the Royal Navy best known for his 1791–95 expedition, which explored and charted North America's northwestern Pacific Coast regions, including the coasts of what are now the American states of Alaska, Washington, and Oregon, as well as the Canadian province of British Columbia.

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      Impressed by the view from Richmond Hill, Vancouver retired...

    • Death

      Vancouver, at one time amongst Britain's greatest explorers...

    • Legacy

      Vancouver determined that the Northwest Passage did not...

  2. George Vancouver - Simple English Wikipedia, the free ...

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    George Vancouver From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Captain George Vancouver (22 June 1757 – 10 May 1798) was a British officer of the Royal Navy, best known for his 1791–95 expedition which explored and mapped the northwest of North America, including the coasts of what are now Alaska, British Columbia, Washington, and Oregon.

  3. Statue of George Vancouver (Vancouver, Washington) - Wikipedia

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    Captain George Vancouveris a 2000 bronze sculpturedepicting George Vancouverby Jim Demetro, installed in Vancouver, Washington, United States.

  4. George Vancouver - Wikimedia Commons

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    Nov 07, 2017 · George Vancouver From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository English: George Vancouver (June 22, 1757 – May 12, 1798) was an officer of the Royal Navy, best known for his exploration of North America. Pictures from "A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean and Round the World" by Captain George Vancouver.

  5. George Vancouver - Wikipedia

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    George Vancouver (King's Lynn, Norfolk, 22 de xunu de 1757 - Richmond, Surrey, 10 de mayu de 1798), foi un oficial de la Royal Navy y esplorador británicu, conocíu por haber lideráu la espedición Vancouver, un viaxe d'esploración alredor del mundu en que reconoció en detalle la mariña noroeste d'América del Norte (actuales estaos d' Alaska, Washington y Oregón y la provincia canadiense de la Columbia Británica) y tamién la mariña suroeste d'Australia.

  6. George Vancouver – Wikipédia

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    George Vancouver Kapitán George Vancouver (* 22. jún 1757, King’s Lynn, Norfolk – † 10. máj 1798, Richmond upon Thames, Surrey) bol dôstojník Kráľovského námorníctva (Royal Navy) a známy prieskumník pobrežia Severnej Ameriky v oblasti súčasnej kanadskej provincie Britská Kolumbia a amerických štátov Washington a Oregon.

  7. Vancouver, Washington - Wikipedia

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    From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Vancouver is a city on the north bank of the Columbia River in the U.S. state of Washington. It is the largest suburb of Portland, Oregon. Incorporated in 1857, Vancouver had a population of 161,791 as of the 2010 U.S. census, making it the fourth-largest city in Washington state.

  8. George Vancouver – Wikipedia

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    George Vancouver, född 22 juni 1757 i King's Lynn i Norfolk, död 12 maj 1798 i Petersham i Richmond, var en brittisk upptäcktsresande och sjöofficer i Royal Navy.

  9. Vancouver - Wikipedia

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    The city takes its name from George Vancouver, who explored the inner harbour of Burrard Inlet in 1792 and gave various places British names. The family name "Vancouver" itself originates from the Dutch "Van Coevorden", denoting somebody from the city of Coevorden, Netherlands.