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Correspondence of Sir Joseph Banks, 1st Baronet (as filmed by the AJCP) [microform] : [M2662] 1768-1819
Bib ID 1718740
Format ManuscriptManuscript, MicroformMicroform, OnlineOnline
Author
Banks, Joseph, 1743-1820
 
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Access Conditions Available for reference. 
Description Canberra : Australian Joint Copying Project, [19--] 
1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. 
Summary

Microfilm includes: Correspondence of Sir Joseph Banks, transcribed by Dawson Turner, relating to voyages of the Resolution, Bounty, Discovery and other ships to Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific. The correspondents include Daniel Solander, Lord Sandwich, James Cook, William Bligh, Matthew Flinders and George Caley.

Biography/History

Naturalist and patron of science. Dawson Turner (1775-1858) was a banker, botanist and bibliophile. While working on Joseph Banks' biography, Dawson Turner transcribed his correspondence.

Notes

National Library of Australia holds microform master.

Australian Joint Copying Project miscellaneous series M2662.

Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-838049259

Original held by the Botany Library, British Museum (Natural History), Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 5BD, England.

Index/Finding Aid Note List available (25 p.) 
Subjects Banks, Joseph, 1743-1820 -- Correspondence.  |  Solander, Daniel Charles, 1733-1782 -- Correspondence.  |  Sandwich, John Montagu, Earl of, 1718-1792 -- Correspondence.  |  Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Correspondence.  |  Bligh, William, 1754-1817 -- Correspondence.  |  Flinders, Matthew, 1774-1814 -- Correspondence.  |  Caley, George, 1770-1829 -- Correspondence.  |  Resolution (Ship)  |  Bounty (Ship)  |  Discovery (Ship : Captain = James Cook)  |  Voyages and travels.
Time Coverage 1768-1819 
Other authors/contributors Turner, Dawson, 1775-1858  |  National Library of Australia  |  Australian Joint Copying Project  |  British Museum (Natural History). Botany Library

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