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Letter of James Cook, 1772 May 30 [manuscript]
Bib ID 1468996
Format ManuscriptManuscript, OnlineOnline
Author
Cook, James, 1728-1779
 
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Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1772] 
1 item (1 p.). 
Summary

Letter from James Cook, Sheerness, to the Commissioners of Victualling acknowledging receipt on board HMS Resolution of 21,280 pounds of bread.

Biography/History

Explorer and navigator. Cook sailed from Plymouth on the "Endeavour" on 25 August 1768 on the expedition to observe the transit of Venus at Tahiti.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS 2C.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-517577277

Subjects Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Correspondence.  |  Resolution (Ship)  |  Explorers -- Great Britain -- Correspondence.
Time Coverage 1772 
Occupation Explorers.

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