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A copy of the Winter chronicle, or, New Georgia Gazette.

Author: Post-1650 Manuscript Collection (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library)
Publisher: [Melville Island, N.W.T.], 1820.
Edition/Format:   Manuscript   Archival Material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Manuscript copy of the Winter Chronicle originally belonging to Charles Palmer, Midshipman on the H.M.S. Hecla.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Copy of the Winter chronicle, or, New Georgia Gazette.
[Melville Island, N.W.T.], 1820
(OCoLC)1157302066
Named Person: William Edward Parry, Sir; William Edward Parry, Sir
Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Post-1650 Manuscript Collection (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library)
OCLC Number: 503322448
Language Note: English.
Notes: Ms. gatherings.
Title from caption at head of leaf 3 recto.
Collation: Paper; 1²⁸( -1) 2¹⁶ 3¹⁰.
Layout: Written in two columns, frame-ruled in ink, with headings and dates for each numbered entry.
Script: 19th century English document hand.
Binding: 3 gatherings are loose, each bound with a different cord: gathering 1 is bound with a brown cord, gathering 2 with a white cord, gathering 3 with a gold cord.
Origin: Written by Charles Palmer, Midshipman, at Winter Harbour, New Georgia. Produced and circulated in Mss. by members of the Parry Expedition while they were at their winter quarters in the Arctic, and published, in printed form, after the expedition's return to London under the title: North Georgia gazette, and winter chronicle. Winter Harbour is on what is now called Melville Island in the Northwest Territories.
Description: 54 leaves : paper ; 312 x 210 (309) mm.
Contents: fol. 1 is blank. fol. 2r and 53v contain a letter from Charles Palmer, Midshipman on the H.M.S. Hecla. fol. 3r-53r: A copy of the Winter chronicle, or, New Georgia Gazette, Monday 1st November 1819-March 18th 1820.
Other Titles: North Georgia Gazette

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Manuscript copy of the Winter Chronicle originally belonging to Charles Palmer, Midshipman on the H.M.S. Hecla.

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