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Papers, [ca. 1791]-1797 [microform]
Bib ID 295261
Format MicroformMicroform, ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Entrecasteaux, Antoine Raymond Joseph de Bruni, chevalier d', 1737-1793
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. 
Description [Paris] : Archives Nationales, [19--] 
50 microfilm reels ; 35 mm. 
Full contents Serie Marine 5JJ1-23; BB4 992-995; CI 171, 175, 178; CI 180-190. 
Biography/History

French navigator who in the Recherche made contact with the Australian coast in 1792 while seeking traces of the lost expedition of La Perouse. Entrecasteaux died of scurvy on the expedition in 1793.

Notes

Microform master held by the Mitchell Library.

Microfilm copy of originals held by Archives Nationales, France.

In French.

Associated materials: see also papers of Entrecasteaux voyage held by the National Library at Mfm G 24761-24765 and Mfm G 24786-24800.

Subjects Entrecasteaux, Antoine Raymond Joseph de Bruni, chevalier d', 1737-1793 -- Archives.  |  Recherche (Ship)  |  Explorers -- France -- Archives.  |  Voyages and travels.  |  Islands of the Pacific -- Discovery and exploration -- French.  |  Australia -- Discovery and exploration -- French.
Time Coverage 1791, 1797 

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