Guide to the Papers of Edward Belcher, 1860Stefansson Mss-245

Introduction to the Collection

Contains one pocket notebook entitled "Voyage to Iceland 1860", 81 manuscript pages, details a voyage from Plymouth to Iceland in 1860. It mainly includes artist sketches of Iceland harbors and landscapes, architectural plans/notes, with observations on the ornithology, geology and geography of Iceland as well as course plotting. Written in the hand of Sir Edward Belcher.

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