The interior of a house on the island of Nootka Sound, British Columbia, Canada, with some of its inhabitants encountered by Captain Cook on his third voyage (1777-1780). Engraving by W. Sharp, 1784, after J. Webber.
- Webber, John, 1751-1793
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Visited by Cook and Webber on 22 April 1778. Fish are being smoked over a fire, and a large quantity of smoked fish are suspended from branches in the ceiling. Two large carved effigies are placed against the back wall
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