Credit: Vivan Yess Wadlin

Hudson-Fulton-Champlain Quadricentennial

Select from the following:
Resources on the Quadricentennial Commemoration
Resources on Henry Hudson
Resources on Robert Fulton
Resources on Samual De Champlain
Resources on the Quadricentennial Commemoration
Explore NY 400 - the Hudson-Fulton-Champlain Commission's official website
Governor George E. Pataki's announcement
Senator Steve Saland's proposed legislation
Quadricentennial Legislation
Hudson River Maritime Museum
Resources on Henry Hudson
Half Moon Press article on Henry Hudson
The New Netherland Institute at the New York State Museum
The Annals of New Netherland, a republication project of the New Netherland Institute
and The New Netherland Museum and their replica ship "The Half Moon"
Collections of Canada's webpage for students
Henry Hudson- Wikipedia
Ian Chadwick's Biography of Henry Hudson
Resources on Robert Fulton
Hudson Fulton Champlain Quadricentennial Committee Website
Friends of Clermont State Historic Site
Robert Fulton.org
About.com and related articles on Robert Fulton
Robert Fulton: His Life, Its Treasures- University of Rochester
"Robert Fulton: Engineer and Artist" by H.W. Dickinson (full biography online)
Inventor of the Week Archive: Robert Fulton- MIT
Gibbons v. Ogden- Landmark Supreme Court Cases
Robert Fulton: Wikipedia
The Treatise on the Improvement of Canal Navigation by Robert Fulton
Resources on Samual De Champlain
Champlain Society
The Lake Champlain Basin Program's pages on the Quadricentennial
Historian Stan Klos' page on Champlain with related links
Samuel de Champlain
Virtual Museum of New-France: Samuel de Champlain
1605 map of Plymouth Harbor, New England, and account of his running aground at Plymouth
Samuel de Champlain 1607 map of New France
Champlain's Voyages- Volume 1 (full text)
Volume 2 (full text)
Volume 3 (full text)
America's Historic Lakes
Dedicated to the history of Lake Champlain and Lake George, highlighting the numerous historic sites leading up and down both waterways. Contains an extract of Samuel de Champlain's journal, describing his discovery of his namesake lake. Also maintains a rather extensive bibliography of print resources.
Lake Champlain Maritime Museum
Covers two location s on Lake Champlain - the museum at Basin Harbor and the Burlington Shipyard. Between them, there are over a dozen exhibits covering the "maritime history and nautical archaeology of the Champlain Valley through hands-on exhibits, videos and audio displays, and historical artifacts ". The Museum also maintains the Philadelphia II, a replica of a 1776 gunboat, and the Louis McLure, a replica 1862 canal schooner.
Lake Champlain Research Consortium
Located at Middlebury College in Vermont, the Lake Champlain Research Consortium focuses on the ecological story of America's sixth largest lake. The website provides links to student research, photos of field trips, and summaries of regularly held workshops and conferences.
France in America- digital library of sources