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Captain Juan Francisco de la Bodega y Quadra, Marina real, circa 1785

Caption: Captain Juan Francisco de la Bodega y Quadra, Marina real, circa 1785

Spanish naval officer and explorer Juan Francisco de la Bodega y Quadra (1743-1794) wears the full dress uniform of a captain in the Marina real (the Spanish navy). Bodega y Quadra was the Spanish representative in the 1792 commission that met to implement the Nootka Bay Agreement, along with British officer and explorer George Vancouver. (Museo Naval, Madrid)