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Peter Briscoe - A journal of His Majesties Bark Endeavour by Gods permission bound to the South Seas, Lieutenant James Cook, Commander, 27th May 1768; 27 May 1768 - 14 May 1770

Call numbers

SAFE/DLMS 96

Record identifier

nV2qNVqn

Peter Briscoe - A journal of His Majesties Bark Endeavour by Gods permission bound to the South Seas, Lieutenant James Cook, Commander, 27th May 1768; 27 May 1768 - 14 May 1770

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Peter Briscoe - A journal of His Majesties Bark Endeavour by Gods permission bound to the South Seas, Lieutenant James Cook, Commander, 27th May 1768; 27 May 1768 - 14 May 1770

Full title

Peter Briscoe - A journal of His Majesties Bark Endeavour by Gods permission bound to the South Seas, Lieutenant James Cook, Commander, 27th May 1768; 27 May 1768 - 14 May 1770

Author / Creator

Date

27 May 1768 - 14 May 1770

Call Numbers

SAFE/DLMS 96

Record Identifier

nV2qNVqn
Physical Description

Contents

1 volume of textual material (131, 1 p.) - 25 cm. - manuscript

Other Descriptions

Level of description

Fonds

Access and use

Copying Conditions

Out of copyright : Creator died before 1955

Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales

Access Conditions

Ask a Librarian online or in the reading room.

Issue Copy

Digitised

Finding aids

Research notes available at DLMS 96n -

More information

SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

LISTS
A list of the officers and company on board his Majesty's Bark Endeavour 27th May 1768

Detachments of marines embarked at Plymouth as part of her compliment 16th August 1768

Gentlemen and servants supernumeraries

LOG AND JOURNAL
The journal is mainly a sailing and weather record, although there are descriptions of t...

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

Peter Briscoe - A journal of His Majesties Bark Endeavour by Gods permission bound to the South Seas, Lieutenant James Cook, Commander, 27th May 1768; 27 May 1768 - 14 May 1770

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

Author / Creator

NOTES

General note

Loose notes found inside cover have been removed to WD In-letters: PLNSW AND file Safe/DLMSQ 158

Transferred from DLSPENCER 172

Microfilm copy available at MAV/FM4/2222, frames 1-69. Digitised from the microfilm copy in 2018

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

Peter Briscoe, civilian, came from Revesby, England and was one of eight staff members for Sir Joseph Banks on board the ship Endeavour. His position was servant to Banks. Paged in library. Spine sticker: '17111'. The cover title is obliterated: 'The account of Mr. Robert Haswhitle Senior Church Warden of the Parish of Saint James Westminster for...

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

SAFE/DLMS 96

Record Identifier

nV2qNVqn

Permalink

https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/nV2qNVqn

OTHER IDENTIFIERS

Reference code

942594

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