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Perils of sledge-travel.

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Perils of sledge-travel.

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection


Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1882
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Content : Printed on border: "The long winter passed on board the Prince Albert in the ordinary routine… A few excursions took place from time to time, to form provision depots for a contemplated journey of exploration, or to calculate how soon they might start. On the 25th of February the grand expedition departed. It consisted, exclusive of the reserve party, which accompanied it some distance -- of Kennedy, Bellot, and six men, together with four sledges..." Includes additional text.

Source note: The Jeannette, and a complete and authentic narrative encyclopedia of all voyages and expeditions to the North Polar regions. (Chicago : Coburn Cook, c1882) Perry, Richard, Author.
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix : 1995213
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17959630
Barcode : 33333159485792
UUID: 8ded7dc0-c52e-012f-5ae0-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1882: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Perils of sledge-travel." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1882. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-35fa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Perils of sledge-travel." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 10, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-35fa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1882). Perils of sledge-travel. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-35fa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Perils of sledge-travel.