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Jules Sebastien Cesar Dumont d'Urville 'Correspondance, autographe', 6 January 1830-January 1842

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Jules Sebastien Cesar Dumont d'Urville 'Correspondance, autographe', 6 January 1830-January 1842

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DLMSQ 355

Record identifier

YRlZ202n

Jules Sebastien Cesar Dumont d'Urville 'Correspondance, autographe', 6 January 1830-January 1842

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Jules Sebastien Cesar Dumont d'Urville 'Correspondance, autographe', 6 January 1830-January 1842

Full title

Jules Sebastien Cesar Dumont d'Urville 'Correspondance, autographe', 6 January 1830-January 1842

Date

6 January 1830-January 1842

Call Numbers

DLMSQ 355

Record Identifier

YRlZ202n

Language

French

Physical Description

Contents

1 volume of textual material (272 p.) - 34 cm.

Other Descriptions

Level of description

Fonds

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Issue Copy

Microfilm : CY 293

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Contents list available in the Mitchell Library Reading Room -

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

In French
a. Letters (250, 6 January 1830-6 September 1841, Dumont d'Urville to Isidore le Brun
Discuss domestic details, political events, his disagreements with Arago and l'Academie de Sciences, publication of his account of his first voyage and the results of his second voyage including the discovery of Adelie Land

b. Letters (44),...

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Full title

Jules Sebastien Cesar Dumont d'Urville 'Correspondance, autographe', 6 January 1830-January 1842

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

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Binder's title

Transferred from DLSPENCER 9

Description source

Information transferred from Dixson Manuscript Card Catalogue as part of the eRecords Project, 2011-2012.

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Bequeathed by Sir William Dixson, 1952

Administrative / Biographical history

Dumont D'Urville, French naval officer and navigator, was commander of two expeditions, 1826-1829, 1837-1840, of exploration in the Antarctic and the Pacific visiting Australia and New Zealand. In 1840 he discovered Adelie land in Antarctica and on his return to France he was promoted to rear-admiral in recognition of the considerable scientific a...

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Call Numbers

DLMSQ 355

Record Identifier

YRlZ202n

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/YRlZ202n

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942505

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