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Author Banks, Joseph, 1743-1820.

Title The papers of Sir Joseph Banks. Parts 1-3.

Published Marlborough, Eng. : Adam Matthew Publications, 1993-1996.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail MIC/o  5922    NOT FOR LOAN
 UniM Bail MIC/o  6149    NOT FOR LOAN
 UniM Bail MIC  581.092 BANK    NOT FOR LOAN
Physical description 51 microfilm reels : positive ; 35 mm + guide (144 pages : illustrations, map, portraits ; 21 cm).
Series The History of science and technology Series 2 ; parts 1-3.
History of science and technology ; ser. 2, pts. 1-3.
Restrictions Available for reference.
Summary Part 1: Correspondence and papers relating to voyages of discovery (1740-1805) covering affairs of state, technological advances, trade and industry, arts, letters, the management of his estate, voyages of discovery, management of institutions.
Part 2: Papers relating to voyages of discovery 1760-1800: Anson and the "Centurion" (1740-1744), Wallis and the "Dolphin" (1766-1768), Cook and the "Endeavour" (1768-1771), Cook and the "Resolution" (1772-1775) accompanied by the "Adventure", Cook and the "Resolution" (1776-1780) accompanied by the "Discovery", Vancouver and the "Discovery" (1791), Flinders and the "Resistance" (1798-1799), Flinders and the "Investigator" (1800-1806); and also the voyage of Abel Tasman (1642-1643)
Part 3: Correspondence and papers relating to voyages of discovery (1743-1853). Includes: Records of Banks' voyage to the Hebrides and Iceland; charts of Newfoundland; further materials concerning "Endeavour", "Resolution" and George Vancouver; records of Mungo Park's African exploration; correspondence of some more of Banks' contemporaries; and papers of other explorers such as Sir John Franklin.
Original Version Originals held by the British Library at Add Mss and Egerton Mss.
Indexed Accompanied by finding aid: A listing and guide to Parts 1-3.
Subject Banks, Joseph, 1743-1820. -- Archives.
Botany -- Pacific Area.
Oceania -- Discovery and exploration.
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Discovery and exploration.
Variant Title Papers of Joseph Banks.
ISBN 1857110528 (guide)