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[Letters relating to Sir Joseph Banks from the collection of the Alexander Turnbull Library] [microform]
Bib ID 2171713
Format MicroformMicroform, ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743-1820
 
Access Conditions Available of reference. 
Description Wellington, New Zealand : Alexander Turnbull Library, [19--] 
1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. 
Full contents
  • Copy of Journal kept by Sir Joseph Banks on board HMS Endeavour, 1768 to 1771 (contemporary copy made for Capt. C. J. Phipps, R.N.)
  • 10 letters by Banks to various people, 1767 to 1798, mainly concerning botanical interests
  • 11 letters to Banks from William Paterson (3), William Bligh (3), Rev. T. Haweis (2), James Burney, Mr Beckett and Lord Auckland, concerning botanical and agricultural matters, missionary settlements, etc.
 
Biography/History

Scientist and explorer.

Notes

Alexander Turnbull Library, New Zealand.

Cited In

Guide to collections of manuscripts relating to Australia ; A424.

Index/Finding Aid Note Descriptive list available (2 p.) 
Subjects Banks, Joseph, - Sir, - 1743-1820 - Journeys.  |  Banks, Joseph, - Sir, - 1743-1820 - Correspondence.  |  Paterson, William, - 1755-1810 - Correspondence.  |  Bligh, William, - 1754-1817 - Correspondence.  |  Haweis, Thomas, - 1734-1820 - Correspondence.  |  Endeavour (Ship)
Time Coverage 1806 
Other authors/contributors Alexander Turnbull Library

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