Arctic expeditions

copy of letter addressed by Lady Franklin to the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, dated the 24th day of February 1854, in reference to their Lordships" announcement in the London Gazette of the 20th day of January 1854, respecting the officers and crews of Her Majesty"s ships "Erebus" and "Terror", and of a copy of such notice.
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Other titlesCopy of letter addressed by Lady Franklin to the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, dated the 24th day of February 1854, in reference to their Lordships" announcement in the London Gazette of the 20th day of January 1854, respecting the officers and crews of Her Majesty"s ships " Erebus" and "Terror", and of a copy of such notice, Arctic expeditions : return to an address of the Honourable the House of Commons, dated 17 March 1854, for, "copy of letter addressed by Lady Franklin to the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, dated the 24th day of February 1854, in reference to their Lordships" announcement in the London Gazette of the 20th day of January 1854, respecting the officers and crews of Her Majesty"s ships "Erebus" and "Terror", and of a copy of such notice", Letter from Lady Franklin to the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Digital series = CIHM/ICMH collection numérisée -- no. 9_02063, Parliamentary papers / Great Britain. Parliament (1852-1857). House of Commons -- 129, 1854.
ContributionsGreat Britain. Admiralty.
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
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Open LibraryOL19434608M
ISBN 100659020637

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