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'Journal of Francois Michel Ronsard, Baudin's Expedition, 1800 to 1804', 3 February 1801-6 August 1803. English translation with notes by Sir William Dixson

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DLWD 78

Record identifier

YezdAOM9

'Journal of Francois Michel Ronsard, Baudin's Expedition, 1800 to 1804', 3 February 1801-6 August 1803. English translation with notes by Sir William Dixson

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'Journal of Francois Michel Ronsard, Baudin's Expedition, 1800 to 1804', 3 February 1801-6 August 1803. English translation with notes by Sir William Dixson

Full title

'Journal of Francois Michel Ronsard, Baudin's Expedition, 1800 to 1804', 3 February 1801-6 August 1803. English translation with notes by Sir William Dixson

Date

3 February 1801-6 August 1803

Call Numbers

DLWD 78

Record Identifier

YezdAOM9
Physical Description

Contents

1 folder (containing 2 volumes and loose sheets) of textual material - manuscript

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Fonds

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Items 1-2
a. Translation of Ronsard's journal by Sir William Dixson. Cover title, 'Ronsard Journal. Translation'. 2 volumes

The journal covers the main part of Baudin's voyage, commencing after leaving the Cape of Good Hope and finishing with the Geographe's second visit to Timor after surveying the coasts of Western Australia (in company...

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Full title

'Journal of Francois Michel Ronsard, Baudin's Expedition, 1800 to 1804', 3 February 1801-6 August 1803. English translation with notes by Sir William Dixson

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

Transferred from DLSPENCER 495

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

Francois Michel Ronsard, French naval officer, was born in 1770. He was a member of the French naval construction department, being a master shipwright and a lieutenant in the navy, when he was an officer on the corvette Geographe on Baudin's expedition to Australia with the Geographe and the Naturaliste, 1800-1804

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DLWD 78

Record Identifier

YezdAOM9

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950209

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