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  • Henry Hudson
    The Great Explorer:
    I discovered Hudson Bay! Sadly, the hard way…
    By: Grace Hou and Brandon Malamis
  • Forward
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    Introduction to Hudson
    May be born between 1570-1575 near London, Great Britain
    Died 1611 out at sea
    English nationality
    An Explorer and Navigator
    Very well educated
  • Purposes for Exploration
    First Voyage-to discover a passage by the North Pole t0 Japan/China
    Second & Third Voyage-to discover a northwest passage through the Arctic waters north of Russia
    Fourth Voyage-to discover a Northwest passage to the Orient
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  • Difficulties Experienced on his Expeditions
    Encountered storms and wind
    On Henry Hudson's last voyage, when his crew demanded to go home, Hudson wanted to continue the voyage
    Ship stranded in ice
    Hudson’s crew was led to mutiny and put Hudson, his son, and other supporters in a small boat, left to die.
    On Henry’s third voyage, King James I of England forbade Hudson to sail for England
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  • First Journey- May 1607
    Ship: The Hopewell
    Crew: 12 men
    Supporter: English Muscovy Company
    Route: Left from Gravesend, England
    Sailed northwest of Greenland
    Hit Spitsbergen (an island in Norway) and sailed west
    Due to bad weather, changed course and sailed back to England.
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  • Second Journey- April 1608
    Ship: Hopewell
    Supporter: English Muscovy Company
    Voyage: Left from Thames;
    Sailed past Norway towards Russia;
    Due to bad weather and conditions on the ship, he had to change course and head back to Gravesend, England
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  • Third Journey-April 1609
    • Ship: Halfmoon
    • 20 crew members
    • Sponsor: Dutch United east India Company
    • Voyage: Left from Holland
    • First, went to Norway, then to Russia
    • Changed course and went west towards warmer waters
    • Sailed into George’s Harbor and explored the New World for a few days
    • Left and passed Jamestown and Manhattan
    • In November, Hudson decided to go home and arrived in Dartmouth, England
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  • Fourth Voyage- April 1610
    • Ship: Discovery
    • Supporter: Muscovy Company
    • Voyage: Left St. Katherine’s Docks
    • Sailed up River Thames
    • Sailed past Scotland, Greenland, and Iceland
    • Reached Hudson Strait
    • Sailed South of James Bay
    • Reached the south most part of Hudson Bay
    • Got stuck in ice and suffered the winter with coldness, hunger, scurvy, and angry Natives
    • When the ice melted, Hudson wanted to sail further
    • This led the crew to mutiny
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  • Historical Contributions
    Famous for:
    Voyages of exploration for the Muscovy Company
    Discovery of Hudson Bay, River, and Strait
    Named after Hudson Memorial Park, Monument, and Bridge
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  • Interesting Facts
    Robert Bylot was one of Hudson’s crewmembers that took mutiny on Hudson
    When Hudson reached Hudson Strait in his 4th voyage, he named the headlands Cape Digges and Cape Wolstenholme for important members of the Muscovy Company
    Hudson’s crew was the first to survive in the Canadian Arctic
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  • THE END!
    IT’S TIME FOR….
    But Wait!!!
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  • Wrong
    or
    False
    Forward
    True
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    William Baffin was part of Hudson’s crew.
    Hudson made 4 voyages.
    Hudson sailed on the “Halfmoon” on his 3rd voyage.
    Hudson’s first ship was called the “Hopeful.”
    WRONG!!!
    R GHT!!!
    Right
    Hudson left from Holland on April 1608.
    Hudson left from St. Katherine Docks on his 4th voyage.
    The Muscovy Company supported Hudson for 3 voyages.
    Hudson arrived in Dartmouth, England on his 2nd voyage.
  • Now…..
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    The ACTUAL End!!
    Goodbye! Please visit me again! I get lonely because my son is with the Indians, and all my crew died…..
  • Bibliography-Websites
    http://www.elizabethan-era.org.uk/henry-hudson.htm
    http://fineartamerica.com/images-medium/henry-hudson-bridge-rachel-figueroa-levin.jpg
    http://www.east-buc.ki2.ia.us/00-01/Exp/hh/hh.htm
    http://www.quazen.com
    http://www.partnersinrhyme.com/
    http://www.commons.wikimedia.org
    http://www.thealbertalibrary.ab.ca
    http://www.polarconservation.org
    http://www.beemp3.com
    http://www.dvgrabgui.sourceforge.net
    http://www.rystarr.wordpress.com
    http://www.canadian-photos.com
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  • Bibliography-Books, Programs & Encyclopedias
    Goodman,John Elizabeth. Beyond the Sea of Ice. New York: Mikaya Press, 1999. Print.
    Manning, Ruth. Henry Hudson. Chicago: Heinemann Library, 2001. Print.
    World Book Encyclopedia
    Audacity
    Microsoft Clipart
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