Expeditions and Discoveries Sponsored Exploration and Scientific Discovery in the Modern Age

A summer search for Sir John Franklin: with a peep into the polar basin

Creator/Contributor:
Inglefield, E. A. (Edward Augustus), 1820-1894, creator
Dickie, George, 1813?-1882
Sutherland, Peter C. (Peter Cormack), 1822-1900
Description:
Narrative of author's expedition to Smith Sound region on board 'Isabel', 1852. (AB 7716).
Place Of Origin:
England
London
Publisher:
T. Harrison
Creation Date:
1853
Extent:
xxi, 232 p., [5] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill., map ; 22 cm.
Language:
English
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Contents:
Appendices: Notes on flowering plants and algae ... / G. Dickie -- A few remarks on the physical geography, &c. of Davis Straits, and its east and west shores / P.C. Sutherland -- Meteorology: abstracts of the three-hourly meteorological register kept ... in the North Atlantic, Davis Straits, & Baffin Bay, July to November, 1852 / Proceedings of Commander E.A. Inglefield ... on a voyage of Arctic discovery.
Subjects:
Franklin, John
Isabel (Ship)
Botany--Arctic regions
Physical geography--Arctic regions
Arctic regions
Notes:
Appendixes: Notes on flowering plants and algae collected during the voyage of the "Isabel" / by G. Dickie -- A few remarks on the physical geography, &c. of Davis Straits, and its east and west shores / by P.C. Sutherland -- Meteorology. Abstracts of the three-hourly meteorological register kept on board the discovery-ship "Isabel" in the North Atlantic, Davis Straits, & Baffin Bay, July to November, 1852 / by P.C. Sutherland. Also a table shewing the indications of the ... barometer ... during the month of September -- Proceedings of Commander E.A. Inglefield ... on a voyage of Arctic discovery.
Microfilm. Woodbridge, Conn., Research Publications, 1975. 1 reel. 35 mm. (Western Americana, reel 281, no. 2796)
Attribution:
by E.A. Inglefield ; with short notices by Professor Dickie, on the botany, and by Dr. Sutherland, on the meteorology and geology, and a new chart of the Arctic sea.
Series:
Western Americana, frontier history of the trans-Mississippi West, 1550-1900 reel 281, no. 2796
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Classification:
G665 1853 .I5
G665 1852 .I5
Repository:
Widener Library, Harvard University
Microforms, Lamont Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990042387070203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990042387070203941/catalog