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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871.
Narrative of the second Arctic expedition made by Charles F. Hall.
Washington : G.P.O., 1879
|Named Person:||John Franklin|
|Material Type:||Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Charles Francis Hall; J E Nourse; United States Naval Observatory.; United States. Navy Department.
|Notes:||Edited from Hall's manuscripts, which were purchased by the government.
This expedition, like his expedition of 1860-1862 was supported by private subscriptions, and both were undertaken to search for the records of the Franklin expedition and "to promote and benefit the cause of geography, navigation, natural history and science."
|Description:||xlviii, 644 pages : illustrations, plates, portraits, maps ; 27 cm.|
|Series Title:||Senate executive document (United States. Congress. Senate), 45th Congress, 3d session, no. 27.|
|Responsibility:||edited under the orders of the Hon. Secretary of the Navy, by Prof. J.E. Nourse, U.S.N.U.S. Naval Observatory, 1879.|