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EXPEDITION TO THE ARCTIC SEAS

By: House of Representatives

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1877

Seller ID: 004980


44th Congress, 2d Session. House of Representatives. Report No. 181. The Committee on Naval Affairs...to authorize and equip an expedition to the Arctic Seas, submit the following as their report: "that the object of the bill, to authorize the President to fit out an expedition to the north pole, and to establish a temporary colony for purposes of exploration...The plan is known as "Polar colonization"and has received hearty indorsement from such distinguishe... View more info

A BOY'S-EYE VIEW OF THE ARCTIC.

By: Rawson, Kennett Longley

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1927

Seller ID: 004807


Introduction by Commander Donald B. MacMillan. A fourteen-year-old boy recounts his life working as a cabin boy on The Bowdoin. Tells his experiences traveling through the Arctic. 142 pp. Photographs. Covers are clean and VG+. Some sporadic foxing. Doesn't interfere with text. Otherwise interior is tight, clean and Very Good. View more info

RELIEF EXPEDITION TO THE ARCTIC SEAS, Message from the President (William McKinley)...1899

By: Senate

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1899

Seller ID: 004981


55th Congress, 3d Session. Senate. Document No. 66. Message from the President (William McKinley) of the United States Relative to The Relief Expedition to the Arctic Ocean. "...in the month of October, 1897, reports were received here of the probable lossof the whaling fleet in the arctic regions, and of the likelihood that nearly three hundred men, composing the officers and crews of the fleet, would perish from hunger unless succor could reach them early in the sp... View more info

MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, COMMUNICATING COPIES OF A CORRESPONDENCE WITH THE LADY OF SIR JOHN FRANKLIN, RELATIVE TO THE EXPEDITION TO THE ARCTIC REGIONS UNDER THE COMMAND OF HER HUSBAND

By: Taylor, Z.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1850

Seller ID: 007068


31st Congress, 1st Session, Senate, Ex. Doc. No. 8. January 4, 1850. Read, referred to the Committee on Naval Affairs, and ordered to be printed. "On the receipt of her first letter imploring the aid of the American government in a search for the missing ships, engaged in an enterprise which interested all civilized nations, I anxiously sought the means of affording that assistance, but was prevented from accomplishing the object I had in view, in consequence of the ... View more info