Dr. I. I. Hayes followed this up by taking advantage of experience acquired with Kane and in going to the ice regions in 1860. He wrote The Open Polar Sea 1867, An Arctic Boat Journey 1860, The Land of Desolation 1881; and the Smithsonian printed his “Physical Observations in. The Romance of Polar Exploration: Interesting Descriptions of Arctic and Antarctic Adventure from the Earliest Time to the Voyage of the "Discovery" London: Seeley and Co., 1909, by G. Firth Scott Gutenberg text and illustrated HTML. Arctic exploration. I have the honour to be, Sir, your obedient Servant, CLEMENTS R. MARKHAM. To the Secretary of the Anthropological Institute. REPORT of the ARCTIC COMMITTEE of the ANTHROPOLOGICAL INSTITUTE. THE knowledge already acquired of the Arctic Regions, leads to tle conclusion that the discovery of the unknown portion of the. A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels Complete Arranged in Systematic Order: Forming a Complete History of The Origin and Progress of Navigation, Discovery and Commerce by Sea and Land from The Earliest Ages to The Present Time.
Perhaps the most interesting expedition ever conducted in the Arctic area is chronicled in Nansen’s 679 page two volume work whose complete title is: FARTHEST NORTH: ’Being the Record of a Voyage of Exploration - the Ship "Fram" 1893-96 and of a Fifteen Months Sleigh-Journey by Dr. A collection of letters, legal papers and financial records of three generations of the prominent Philadelphia family. Spanning 1745-1955, detailed are the legal cases and political advocacy work of John Kintzing Kane 1795-1858, Robert Patterson Kane 1827-1906, and Francis Fisher Kane 1866-1955. Also includes correspondence, architectural drawings, and photograph albums of the Cope family.
Mar 23, 2011 · ARCTIC EXPLORATION. Across Frozen Seas – John Wilson time travel, Franklin expedition – Young Adult. Arctic Assignment – SGT. F.S. Farrar – Gr. 5 Coppermine Journey – Farley Mowat – Gr. 6 Dr. Kane of the Arctic Seas – Pierre Berton – Gr. 4. FOREWORD. Friends of Arctic exploration and discovery, with whom I have come in contact, and many whom I know only by letter, have been greatly interested in the fact of a colored man being an effective member of a serious Arctic expedition, and going north, not once, but numerous times during a period of over twenty years, in a way that showed that he not only could and did endure all the. The era of European and American voyages of scientific exploration followed the Age of Discovery and were inspired by a new confidence in science and reason that arose in the Age of Enlightenment.Maritime expeditions in the Age of Discovery were a means of expanding colonial empires, establishing new trade routes and extending diplomatic and trade relations to new territories, but with the. Antarctica is a spectacular wilderness that needs no introduction. A voyage into this otherworldly environment puts you among breathtaking frozen landscapes, rugged icy coastlines and towering mountains, stunning coves and islands, abundant wildlife and the seemingly endless expanse of the continental ice sheet. Aug 17, 1999 · Experts said such a ship couldn't be built and that the voyage was tantamount to suicide. This brilliant first-person account, originally published in 1897, marks the beginning of the modern age of exploration. Nansen vividly describes the dangerous voyage and his.
George Comer 1858-1937, of East Haddam, Connecticut, was a whaling and sealing ship master who sailed vessels from New London and New Bedford to the Antarctic and Arctic Regions ca. 1875-1919. In addition to the normal activities of a ship master at sea, Capt. Comer recorded notes on Eskimo life, took pictures, and collected artifacts, which. Scott Polar Research Institute, the author thanks Dr. Julian Dowdeswell, Dr. Beau Riffenburgh, Ms. Naomi Boneham, and Ms. Heather Lane. Magnus Forsberg, my colleague and boon companion on a 2006 voyage to the North Pole that explored Cape Flora en route, was an immeasurable help with both Arctic wildlife in particular with discussions of bird life. Arctic Heroes: Facts and incidents of Arctic explorations from the earliest voyages to the discovery of the fate of Sir John Franklin, embracing sketches of commercial and religious results, Zachariah A. Mudge, Nelson & Phillips, NY, 1875. With this book—his most ambitious yet—Ken McGoogan delivers a vivid, comprehensive recasting of Arctic-exploration history. Dead Reckoning challenges the conventional narrative, which emerged out of Victorian England and focused almost exclusively on Royal Navy officers. By integrating non-British and fur-trade explorers and, above all, Canada’s indigenous peoples, this wo.
2 - Voyages in Search of the North-West Passage by Richard Hakluyt - 1892. 3 - The Arctic Prairies: a Canoe-Journey of 2,000 Miles in Search of the Caribou. 4 - Shackleton's Last Voyage: The Story of the Quest by A. H. Macklin and Frank Wild - 1923. 5 - Farthest North Being the Record of a Voyage of Exploration of the Ship 'Fram' 1893-1896 Vol. The Frozen Zone and Its Explorers by Alexander Hyde and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Back in 2018, I revealed the re-discovery of the wooden anvil block recovered from the Franklin Expedition campsite at Beechey Island-- a wonderful and welcome return to the public eye, as the centerpiece of an exhibit that had just opened then at the Glenbow, "The Arctic: Real and Imagined Views from the Nineteenth Century." Many since have wondered, though, how this storied object.
Jan 01, 1985 · 33. Hall C. F. My Life with the Esquimaux: The Narrative of Capt. Charles Francis Hall-29 May 1860 to 13 September 1862, 2 vols. Sampson Low, Son & Marston, London, 1864. 34. Hayes I. 1. The Open Polar Sea: Narrative of a Voyage of Discovery Towards the North Pole. Hurd & Houghton, New York, 1867. 35. Kneely R. N. In Arctic Seas: The Voyage of. Earl Henry Sinclair's fictitious trip to America. Brian Smith. This article appears in the New Orkney Antiquarian Journal, vol. 2, 2002.It appears here with a few amendments. Endnotes are highlighted in the text thus 1 and clicking on the endnote number will take you to the endnote. Clicking [RETURN] at any endnote will bring you back to the section of text you were reading.
Bering's voyage led to the discovery of Alaska, which now produces annually more than thirty millions of wealth for the United States. Hudson's early Spitzbergen voyages opened up whale fisheries through which the world has profited to the amount of about seven hundred millions of dollars. Dr Koettlitz was, however, an experienced doctor and with experience of Arctic exploration, although many of the doctors who accompanied the expeditions were inexperienced, with at least 5 going within 12 months of qualification. R.F. ScottThe Voyage of the Discovery. John Murray, London 1929, p. 227. Google Scholar. 22. Anonymous.
NANSEN, DR. FRIDTJOF, Farthest North: Being the Record of a Voyage of Exploration of the Ship Fram 1893-1896 and of a Fifteen Months Sleigh Journey by Dr. Nansen and Lieut. Johnson. 2 vols. New York and London. Harper & Brothers. 1898. NANSEN, DR. FRIDTJOF, Farthest North. 2 vols. New York and London. Harper & Brothers. 1879. In 1853 he sailed as surgeon in the second Arctic expedition of Elisha Kent Kane. Hayes undertook his own expedition in 1860-1861. Upon his return he enlisted in the Union Army as a surgeon. He made a third voyage to the Arctic in 1869, joining artist William Bradford on an expedition to Greenland.
Bylot made four voyages to the Arctic, and Discovery was used in a total of six. During his 1616 voyage, Bylot made several notable achievements, thanks to a combination of his talents in ice navigation, and the brilliant navigational and mapping skills of Baffin. Peale, T[itian] R. to J[ohn] K. Kane, April 5, 1840; accounts of adventures with United States Exploring Expedition. Discovery of Antarctic Continent. 4 pp.. Peale, T[itian] R. to G[eorge] Ord, March 14, 1843; complains of themanner in which members of the late Exploring. Voyages of Discovery in the Arctic and Antarctic Seas, and Round the World. Robert M'Cormick. Elisha Kent Kane. $0.99. Expedition to the Shores of the Arctic Sea in 1846 and 1847. John Rae. Official Report of the Exploration of the Queen Charlotte Islands for the Government of British Columbia. Newton H. Chittenden. Mar 21, 2013 · The appearance of Dr Kane’s long expected narrative of Arctic Expeditions will again awaken an interest in the question of an open sea near the North Pole; for his discovery of that sea, with the varied details of every circumstance connected with it, can now be investigated, and the evidence of its continuance to the Pole of the earth be.
Feb 05, 2015 · An early discovery tool pre-Google Maps. 1599 map of Arctic exploration by Willem Barentsz in his third voyage, image via Wikipedia. There are tremendous opportunities for using data to bring greater efficiency and more effective discovery to the research process. Jan 05, 2019 · While the world watches, Kane takes The Longshot on its maiden voyage. About DUST: DUST presents thought-provoking science fiction content, exploring the future of.
|Professor Sontag’s thrilling narrative of the Grinnell exploring expedition to the Arctic Ocean, in the years 1853, 1854, and 1855, in search of Sir John Franklin, under the command of Dr. E. K. Kane. Philadelphia: J. T. Lloyd & Co., 1857.||Professor Sonntag's thrilling narrative of the Grinnell exploring expedition to the Arctic Ocean, in the years 1853, 1854, and 1855, in search of Sir John Franklin, under the command of Dr. E.K. Kane. By Professor August Sonntag. Philadelphia [etc.] J. T. Lloyd & co., [c1857] page images at HathiTrust.|
“The ice-barrier, so frequently referred to in accounts of the Antarctic regions, is the fore-front of the enormous glacier-covering, or ice-cap, which, accumulating in vast, undulating fields from the heavy snowfall, and ultimately attaining hundreds, if not thousands, of feet in thickness, creeps from the continent of Antarctica into the polar sea. Richard Hakluyt & his successors; a volume issued to commemorate the centenary of the Hakluyt Society by Hakluyt Society Book ; Annual report and statement of accounts for. by Hakluyt SocietyAnnual report by Hakluyt Society. Subject: 1 Arctic city Reply-to: pbs@. Ok, I'm reading this book by Charles Berlitz about strange tidbits of of information and came across this: The Arctic Metropolis ===== When archaeologists Magnus Marks and Froelich Rainey were in the Arctic for a second season of digging at Ipiutak in June 1940, they made an astonishing discovery.
2016: Dr. Sylvia Earle, founder of the Sylvia Earle Alliance/Mission Blue, and Explorer-in-Residence of the National Geographic Society, urges everyone to learn about plastic pollution and act to stop it. In 2013, Earle was awarded the Hubbard Medal, the National Geographic Society’s highest honor for distinction in exploration and discovery. The Northwest Passage is a sea route connecting the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans through the Arctic Ocean. Interest kindled in 1564 after Jacques Cartier's discovery of the mouth of the Saint Lawrence River, Martin Frobisher had formed a resolution to undertake the challenge of forging a trade route from England westward to India. Oct 29, 2009 · 3 Sir John Barrow, Bart., F.R.S., in his work entitled "Voyages of Discovery and Research Within the Arctic Regions," says on page 57: "Mr. Beechey refers to what has frequently been found and noticed—the mildness of the temperature on the western coast of Spitzbergen, there being little or no sensation of cold, though the thermometer might.
Jun 24, 2020 · The Voyage of the Morning Light by Marina Endicott An intrepid young woman journeys with her half-sister and captain brother-in-law aboard a Nova Scotia merchant ship to the South Seas in. The Journal of the Royal Geographical Society, 'The Antarctic Voyages of R. R. S. Discovery II and R. R. S. William Scoresby, 1935 - 37', Monthly issue for March 1939. Price: $45.00 Item Details for The Journal of the Royal Geographical Society, 'The Antarctic Voyages of R. R. S. Discovery II. Aug 17, 2015 · The Physical Geography of the Sea is a new department of human knowledge. It has resulted from that beautiful and admirable system of physical research, in which all the maritime nations have agreed to unite; and for the furtherance of which bureaux have been established, especially in Holland, England, France, and the United States.
Fanpop is a network of fan clubs for fans of television, movies, music and more to discuss and share photos, videos, news and opinions with fellow fans. The discovery of Dr. Mixter's body Madman 1981 An isolated house, a solitary and deranged individual, cruel killings and hidden corpses. mentioned trying to remember the title of Citizen Kane Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Crawling Eye 1989. The Saga of the Viking Women and Their Voyage to the Waters of the Great Sea Serpent 1991. The anonymous chronicler of this voyage, while not a reliable speller, kept a good account of events and was a skilled and determined artist. NWHI focus on the exploration and discovery of new.
Jun 17, 2020 · A word or two about history before we proceed. Two weeks ago, in response to my discussion of John Chapman aka Johnny Appleseed, I fielded the inevitable comment from the inevitable reader who insisted that Johnny Appleseed was a Bad Person because he played a role in the westward expansion of the United States. The technical genesis and practice of 8-aminoquinoline therapy of latent malaria offer singular scientific, clinical, and public health insights. The 8-aminoquinolines brought revolutionary scientific discoveries, dogmatic practices, benign neglect, and, finally, enduring promise against endemic malaria. The clinical use of plasmochin—the first rationally synthesized blood schizontocide and.
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