• Share
  • Email
  • Embed
  • Like
  • Save
  • Private Content
Julia Explorer Report
 

Julia Explorer Report

on

  • 522 views

 

Statistics

Views

Total Views
522
Views on SlideShare
522
Embed Views
0

Actions

Likes
0
Downloads
1
Comments
0

0 Embeds 0

No embeds

Accessibility

Categories

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft PowerPoint

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment

    Julia Explorer Report Julia Explorer Report Presentation Transcript

    • Henry Hudson By Julia Date:1-13-09 Las Flores Elementary School Research Report
    • Early Life
      • Born in 1565 in London, England.
      • Spent childhood on the Pampas.
      • Developed a heart condition and finally emigrated to England.
      • Married Katherine Hudson and had three sons named John, Oliver, and Richard.
    • Previous Experience
      • The Muscovy Company, which did trading with Asia, hired Henry Hudson to find the Northwest water passage from England to Asia.
      • Henry Hudson failed to do so.
      • Soon after, he was sponsored by the Dutch East India Company to do the same.
    • Exploration
      • In the fall of 1609, he and his ship, the Half Moon, explored the Hudson River from New York Harbor to present day Albany, NY.
      • Explored Arctic Waters west across the North Atlantic and on the coast of Maine.
      • Did not find the North West Passage to Asia.
      • Crew was blocked by a massive iceberg, and waves hit their ship.
    • Results
      • Found Hudson Bay.
      • Discovered the Hudson River, and made its region into New Amsterdam.
      • Became the captain of a ship called Discovery.
      • Hudson Bay was found in 1610.
      • Hudson River was found in 1609.
    • Conclusion
      • Henry Hudson died on June 22,1611 at Hudson Bay because his crew threw him out of the ship with a few other men on a small boat with nothing to eat or drink.
      • He is remembered today for his courageous act of risking his life to complete four extremely foolhardy voyages and surviving in harsh, brutal winters at uncharted Arctic waters.
    • Bibliography
      • “http://www.Elizabethan-era.org.UK/henry-hudson.htm”
      • “http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/IE-Hudsonw.html”
      • “http://www.ele.net//LaBelle/pampas/pampas.htm”
      • “ http://www.quazen.com/Reference/Biography/The-Life-and-Accomplishments-of-explorer-Henry-Hudson.92751”
      • “http://www.hrmm.org/halfmoon/halfmoon.htm
      • http://americanhistoryguidelol.com/article.cfm/firstvoyageofhenryhudson5”
      • “http://www.nndb.com/people/383/000/03074/”
      • “ http://www.asij.ac.jp/elementary/grsweb/c5r/’explorertreports/abigaailh.htm”
      • “ http://www.u-s-history.com/pages/h1146.html”