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Hudson the great explorer


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Hudson the great explorer

  1. 1. Henry Hudson<br />The Great Explorer: <br />I discovered Hudson Bay! Sadly, the hard way…<br />By: Grace Hou and Brandon Malamis<br />
  2. 2. Forward<br />Back<br />Introduction to Hudson<br />May be born between 1570-1575 near London, Great Britain<br />Died 1611 out at sea<br />English nationality<br />An Explorer and Navigator<br />Very well educated<br />
  3. 3. Purposes for Exploration<br />First Voyage-to discover a passage by the North Pole t0 Japan/China<br />Second & Third Voyage-to discover a northwest passage through the Arctic waters north of Russia<br />Fourth Voyage-to discover a Northwest passage to the Orient<br />Forward<br />Back<br />
  4. 4. Difficulties Experienced on his Expeditions<br />Encountered storms and wind<br />On Henry Hudson's last voyage, when his crew demanded to go home, Hudson wanted to continue the voyage<br />Ship stranded in ice<br />Hudson’s crew was led to mutiny and put Hudson, his son, and other supporters in a small boat, left to die.<br />On Henry’s third voyage, King James I of England forbade Hudson to sail for England<br />Forward<br />Back<br />
  5. 5. First Journey- May 1607<br />Ship: The Hopewell<br />Crew: 12 men<br />Supporter: English Muscovy Company<br />Route: Left from Gravesend, England<br />Sailed northwest of Greenland <br />Hit Spitsbergen (an island in Norway) and sailed west<br />Due to bad weather, changed course and sailed back to England.<br />Forward<br />Back<br />
  6. 6. Second Journey- April 1608<br />Ship: Hopewell<br />Supporter: English Muscovy Company<br />Voyage: Left from Thames; <br />Sailed past Norway towards Russia; <br />Due to bad weather and conditions on the ship, he had to change course and head back to Gravesend, England<br />Forward<br />Back<br />
  7. 7. Third Journey-April 1609<br /><ul><li>Ship: Halfmoon
  8. 8. 20 crew members
  9. 9. Sponsor: Dutch United east India Company
  10. 10. Voyage: Left from Holland
  11. 11. First, went to Norway, then to Russia
  12. 12. Changed course and went west towards warmer waters
  13. 13. Sailed into George’s Harbor and explored the New World for a few days
  14. 14. Left and passed Jamestown and Manhattan
  15. 15. In November, Hudson decided to go home and arrived in Dartmouth, England</li></ul>Forward<br />Back<br />
  16. 16. Fourth Voyage- April 1610<br /><ul><li>Ship: Discovery
  17. 17. Supporter: Muscovy Company
  18. 18. Voyage: Left St. Katherine’s Docks
  19. 19. Sailed up River Thames
  20. 20. Sailed past Scotland, Greenland, and Iceland
  21. 21. Reached Hudson Strait
  22. 22. Sailed South of James Bay
  23. 23. Reached the south most part of Hudson Bay
  24. 24. Got stuck in ice and suffered the winter with coldness, hunger, scurvy, and angry Natives
  25. 25. When the ice melted, Hudson wanted to sail further
  26. 26. This led the crew to mutiny</li></ul>Forward<br />Back<br />
  27. 27. Historical Contributions<br />Famous for:<br />Voyages of exploration for the Muscovy Company<br />Discovery of Hudson Bay, River, and Strait<br />Named after Hudson Memorial Park, Monument, and Bridge<br />Forward<br />Back<br />
  28. 28. Interesting Facts<br />Robert Bylot was one of Hudson’s crewmembers that took mutiny on Hudson<br />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<br />Hudson’s crew was the first to survive in the Canadian Arctic<br />Forward<br />Back<br />
  29. 29. THE END!<br />IT’S TIME FOR….<br />But Wait!!!<br />Forward<br />Back<br />
  30. 30. Wrong<br />or<br />False<br />Forward<br />True<br />Back<br />William Baffin was part of Hudson’s crew. <br />Hudson made 4 voyages.<br />Hudson sailed on the “Halfmoon” on his 3rd voyage.<br />Hudson’s first ship was called the “Hopeful.”<br />R GHT!!!<br />WRONG!!!<br />Right<br />Hudson left from Holland on April 1608. <br />Hudson left from St. Katherine Docks on his 4th voyage.<br />The Muscovy Company supported Hudson for 3 voyages.<br />Hudson arrived in Dartmouth, England on his 2nd voyage. <br />
  31. 31. Now…..<br />Forward<br />Back<br />The ACTUAL End!!<br />Goodbye! Please visit me again! I get lonely because my son is with the Indians, and all my crew died…..<br />
  32. 32. Bibliography-Websites<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />Forward<br />Back<br />
  33. 33. Bibliography-Books, Programs & Encyclopedias<br />Goodman,John Elizabeth. Beyond the Sea of Ice. New York: Mikaya Press, 1999. Print. <br />Manning, Ruth. Henry Hudson. Chicago: Heinemann Library, 2001. Print.<br />World Book Encyclopedia<br />Audacity<br />Microsoft Clipart<br />Back<br />