Pacific Area - Discovery and exploration

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Date: [1977-1985] From: Shadbolt, Maurice Francis Richard, 1932-2004 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-8044-141 Description: Drafts of articles about Pacific Island history; `Polynesia's marvellous mariners', `The search for the land of Solomon; man's exploration of the pacific', `...
Date: 1714-1910 By: Australian Joint Copying Project Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-05 Description: The records comprise: Admiralty and Secretariat. Letters from Offices, 1791-1839 (Adm.1); Miscellanea, 1778-1903 (Adm.7); Masters' logs, 1795-1832, 1837-1871...
Date: 1800 - 1899 Ref: Eph-C-PACIFIC-1800s Description: Includes: ca 1870: Cannibal Jack, the king of the Cannibal Islands. Arrival in New York. Thirty years among the man-eaters. A singular story. Truth stranger ...
Sackett & Willhelms Litho Company :Captain Cook. Sackett & Willhelms Litho Co., N.Y. [Tobacco plug box label. 1890s?]
Date: 1889 - 1900 By: Sackett & Wilhelms Company Ref: Eph-C-PEOPLE-Cook-1890s-01 Description: Label purportedly from a tobacco plug box shows a central vertical oval portrait of Captain Cook, derived from the Nathaniel Holland portrait, showing Cook ...
Date: [1907-1974] From: McEwen, Jock Malcolm, 1915-2010: Papers Ref: MS-Papers-6717-103 Description: Copy of Apera Uriarau's book from copy by Stephen Savage from Cook Islands Native Land Court (1907); `West of 170 degrees; Cook leaves his name in the island...
Date: 1769 By: Cook, James, 1728-1779 Ref: qMS-0525 Description: Quantity: 1 volume(s) (7 leaves). Physical Description: 34 cm. Grey cloth.
Date: 1790-1792 By: Marchand, Etienne, 1738-1810 Ref: Micro-MS-0046 Description: Voyage for extension of trade and navigation, sponsored by Marseilles merchant company. Visited Society and Marquesas Islands, north-west coast of America, ...
Date: 1764-1766 By: Byron, John (Vice-Admiral), 1723-1786 Ref: Micro-MS-0040 Description: Comprises journal of HMS Dolphin 21 Jun 1764-9 May 1766 with marginal notes. As well as giving meteorological and navigational information, the journal gives...
Date: 1696-1775 By: France. Bibliotheque Nationale. Departement des Manuscrits Ref: Micro-MS-0358-0359 Description: Copies of letters, memoranda and reports, of French navigators and explorers of the Austral Regions (Devoutron, La Harpe, Kerguelen, Bouvet, Croy), the addre...
Date: 1775 By: Kerguelen-Tremarec, Yves Joseph de, 1734-1797 Ref: Micro-MS-0093 Description: Contains evidence, depositions, letters, etc from and concerning Kerguelen-Tremarec's trial after his unsuccessful voyage of 1773-1774 Quantity: 1 microfilm...
Date: 1769-1927 By: University of London. School of Oriental and African Studies Ref: Micro-MS-0423 Description: Source of title - Transcribed Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s) (ca 400 pages). Physical Description: Negative microfilm
Date: 1789-1791 By: Edwards, Edward (Admiral), 1742-1815 Ref: Micro-MS-0636 Description: Includes extracts from the journal of Peter Heywood and from journals of other of the Bounty mutineers. Also Edwards' daily log, list of islands discovered ...
Date: 1764-1786 By: Surville, Jean Francois Marie de, 1717-1770 Ref: fMS-239 Description: Letters from G Labe and others Quantity: 1 volume(s) (32 pages). Physical Description: Ms (photocopy) (43 cm; ¼ blue calf, blue buckram hinged lid box)
Date: 10 Mar-13 Jul 1772 By: Du Clesmeur, Ambroise Bernard Marie, active 1771-1772 Ref: MS-0703 Description: Title continues:`...commence en 1771 sous le commandement de M Marion du Fresne, Capitaine de Brulot en 1773; et acheve sous celui de M Duclesmeur, Garde de ...
Date: 1772 By: Du Clesmeur, Ambroise Bernard Marie, active 1771-1772 Ref: MS-0702 Description: A commencer du cap de Bonne Esperance pour servir a la flutte le Marquis de Castries commande par Mr Duclesmeur, Garde de la Marine armee en partie par Le Ro...
Date: 10 Mar-10 Apr, 7 Jul-6 Aug 1772 By: Roux, Jean, active 1772 Ref: MS-1833 Description: Full title: Journal of the voyage of the royal vessel Le Mascarin, commanded by M Marion, Chevalier de l'Ordre Royal et Militaire de St Louis Capitaine de B...
Date: 1768-1820 By: Banks, Joseph (Sir), 1743-1820 Ref: Micro-MS-0480 Description: Banks' papers in the British Library (Add Mss 8094-8100, 33272, 33977-33982) comprising correspondence with European scientists, and with Sir Ernest Blagden,...
Date: 1838-1853 From: Pacific Manuscripts Bureau : Records of the Pacific Area Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-08-0773 Description: Contains, as well as logs of whaling voyages, records of three of the ships of the United States Exploring Expedition of 1838-1842. Includes diary of Giles H...
Date: 1740-1914 From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-2831 Description: Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s).
Date: 1744-1904 From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-3040 Description: Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s). Finding Aids: Inventory available.