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Letters of L.I. Duperrey, 1816-1826 [manuscript]
Bib ID 3640053
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Duperrey, L. I. (Louis Isidore), 1786-1865
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description 1816-1826 
0.01 m. (1 folder) 
Summary

5 letters from Duperrey to Louis de Freycinet. Three were written in 1816 and deal with Duperrey's appointment, the selection of officers and crew, the ship, and other matters. One was written in 1819, possibly at Guam, and discuss orders made by Freycinet and getting in water and wood. The final letter, written in about 1826, accompanied a copy of Duperrey's hydrographical atlas of the voyage of the Coquille.

Biography/History

French naval officer. Second in command and marine hydrographer on voyage of Uranie (1817-20), commanded by Louis de Freycinet. Commanded La Coquille on voyage round the world (1822-25).

Subjects Duperrey, L. I. (Louis Isidore), 1786-1865 -- Correspondence.  |  Freycinet, Louis de, 1779-1842 -- Correspondence.  |  Uranie (Ship)  |  Voyages around the world.  |  Navies -- Officers -- Correspondence.
Time Coverage 1816-1826 
Occupation Naval officers

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