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Title
Antarctic exploration :  letter from Captain Wilkes to the editor of the Union  
Name/Creator
Wilkes, Charles, 1798-1877, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:1463722 
Location
Networked Resource

Museum Comp Zoology

Widener
Place of Origin
[Washington?
Publisher
s. n.
Language
English
Description
7 p. ; 24 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Ross, James Clark , Sir , 1800-1862 ;  United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842) ;  Antarctica -- Discovery and exploration -- British ;  Antarctica -- Discovery and exploration -- American

Category
United States South Seas Exploring Expedition (a.k.a. the Wilkes Expedition), 1838-1842

Antarctica

Note
Caption title.

"Washington City, August 12, 1847."