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Papers relating to Australia and the Antarctic [BJ 3] 1835-1858 [microform]
Bib ID 2080648
Format ManuscriptManuscript, MicroformMicroform, OnlineOnline
Author
Sabine, Edward, Sir, 1788-1883
 
Online Versions
Description Canberra : Australian Joint Copying Project, [19--] 
1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. 
Summary

Papers include letters about Hobart Observatory, Antarctic and Arctic Expeditions, colonial observatories, copies of correspondence to and from Magnetic Department and letters of Sir James Clark Ross, Sir John Franklin, Sir John Herschel, J. H. Kay and others.

Notes

National Library of Australia holds microfilm master.

Filmed as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project by the National Library of Australia and the Library of New South Wales.

Selected items within selected pieces have been filmed.

Public Record Office BJ 3/16-48 (various)

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-735243016

Original held by Public Record Office, London.

Source of Acquisition The Sabine Papers form part of a collection of records of the Meteorological Office which it inherited from the Kew Observatory. 
Index/Finding Aid Note Detailed list 
Subjects Sabine, Edward Sir 1788-1883 -- Correspondence.  |  Magnetical and Meteorological Observatory (Hobart, Tas.)  |  Astronomy -- Observations.  |  Astronomers -- Correspondence.  |  Geomagnetic observatories -- Tasmania.  |  Antarctica -- Discovery and exploration.
Time Coverage 1835, 1858 
Other authors/contributors Australian Joint Copying Project  |  National Library of Australia  |  Library of New South Wales  |  Great Britain. Public Record Office

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Collect from: Main Reading Room - Newspapers and Family History
Call Number: Mfm PRO 6796
Status: Available
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Mfm PRO 6796 Main Reading Room - Newspapers and Family History

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