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TitleFrom Sir John Richardson, C.B., Medical Inspector, on equipment for Arctic travelling. Haslar Hospital, Feb. 14th, 1853. In pursuance of the commands of My Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, conveyed in your letter of the 12th instant, that I should make such remarks and suggestions, as my experience in Arctic travelling may enable me to do, for the information of Dr. Kane, of the United States Navy, appointed to the command of an expedition
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Legacy IdentifierAPSimg6720
Goodman Number330
ASSOCIATED NAMES
creatorRichardson, John, Sir, 1787-1865
CONTENT DESCRIPTION
AbstractIncludes recommendations on clothing, bedding, tents, weight of equipment, food, sledges, and guides. Sent to Rear Admiral, Sir Francis Beaufort, K.C.B. For other letters apparently solicted by the British Admiralty for Kane see Goodman #329, and #331-332.
NoteLocated in Box #5.
LanguageEnglish
Subject (local) Broadsides
Subject (local) Broadside Class: Science
Subject (local) Broadside Division: Exploration and Travel
Subject (local) Broadside Subdivision:
Subject (lcsh) Kane, Elisha Kent, 1820-1857
Subject (lcsh) Grinnell Expedition
Subject (lcsh) Arctic regions
Subject (lcsh) Discovery & exploration
PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
TypeText
GenreBroadsides
Extent20 cm. x 32 cm.
Digital Originreformatted digital
Reformatting Qualitypreservation
ORIGIN INFORMATION
Date Issued1853
PublisherLondon
PARENT COLLECTION
TitleElisha Kent Kane Papers. Printed Material.
Call NumberMss.B.K132.p
URL http://amphilsoc.org/mole/view?docId=ead/Mss.B.K132.p-ead.xml
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