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Arctic/Subarctic Studies Rare Book Collection: Home

 

Author: Ellis, Henry, 1721-1806 
Title: A voyage to Hudson's- Bay / by the Dobbs galley and California, in the years 1746 and 1747, for discovering a North west passage : with an accurate survey of the coast, and a short natural history of the country. 
Published: London : Printed for H. Whitridge, 1748. 
Subjects: 
Hudson's Bay
Northwest Passage 

Author: Robson, Joseph. 
Title: An account of six years residence in Hudson's Bay : from 1733 to 1736 and 1744 to 1747 / by Joseph Robson.
Published: London, Eng. : Printed for J. Payne and J. Bouquet in Pater-Noster-Row, 1752. 
Subjects: 
Robson, Joseph. 
Hudson's Bay Company--History 
Hudson's Bay Company--Officials and employees--Biography 
Hydrographic surveying--Manitoba--Nelson River Delta 
Tides--Observations--Manitoba--Churchill River Delta 
Winds--Observations--Manitoba--Chruchill River Delta 
Hudson Bay Region--Discovery and exploration 
Fort Prince of Wales (Man.)--Design and construction

Author: Franklin, John, Sir, 1786-1847. 
Title: Narrative of a journey to the shores of the Polar Sea, in the years 1819, 20, 21, and 22 / by John Franklin ; with an appendix on various subjects relating to science and natural history. 
Published: London, Eng. : John Murray, Albemarle-street, 1823. 
Subjects: Richardson, John, Sir, 1787-1865--Journeys--Northwest Territories--Kitikmeot Region Franklin, John, Sir, 1786-1847--Journeys--Northwest Territories--Kitikmeot Region--Coppermine River Watershed Franklin, John, Sir, 1786-1847--Journeys--Northwest Territoires--Kitikmeot Region--Hood River Watershed Coasts--Coronation Gulf--Discovery and exploration--British Scientific expeditions--Northwest Territories--Kitikmeot Region Inuit--Northwest Territories--Kitikmeot Region--Social life and customs Natural history--Northwest Territories--Kitikmeot Region Arctic regions--Discovery and exploration--British Great Britain--Exploring expeditions Northwest Passage--Discovery and exploration--British Northwest, Canadian--Description and travel--To 1821

Author: Phipps, Constantine John, 1744-1792 
Title: A voyage towards the North Pole undertaken by His Majesty's command, 1773 / by Constantine John Phipps.
Published: London : Printed by W. Bowyer and J. Nichols, for J. Nourse, 1774. 
Subjects: 
Northeast Passage
Arctic regions

Author: Mikkelsen, Ejnar, 1880-
Title: Lost in the Arctic : being the story of the 'Alabama' expedition, 1909-1912 / by Ejnar Mikkelsen. 
Published: London, Engl. : William Heinemann, 1913. 
Subjects: 
Alabama (Ship) 
Arctic regions