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Pat's South Sea Journal

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Title Pat's South Sea Journal
Alternative Title Pat's South Sea Journal 1920 to 1922
Creator Quayle, Ernest H., 1891-1956
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 1920; 1921; 1922
Date Digital 2012-06-14
Spatial Coverage Oceania; South Pacific Ocean
Subject Quayle, Ernest H., 1891-1956--Archives; Ocean travel; Oceania--Description and travel; South Pacific Ocean--Description and travel; Diaries
Description One of five neatly-written journals recording the travels over the South Pacific and California. Contains illustrations of islands and animal life, maps, and other interesting details. Book 1, the "South Sea Journal," covers his experiences as assistant to Rollo H. Beck on the Whitney Museum of Natural History of New York, 12 September 1920 to 31 January 1922. Included are descriptions and sketches of bird and plant life as well as discussions of the geology of the area and of the native peoples. The volume is a re-write done in 1936, from his original notes and sketches. Pages 815-819 are maps of the islands and schooner routes
Collection Number and Name Ms 226; Ernest H. Quayle Papers
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Scanning Technician Cliodhna Davis
File Name PatsSouthSeaJournal.pdf
Conversion Specifications Original scanned on Kirtas 2400 with Canon EOS-1Ds Mark II, 16.7 megapixel digital camera and saved as 400 ppi uncompressed TIFF, 16 bit depth. Display image generated in Kirtas Technologies' OCR Manager as multiple page PDF.
ARK ark:/87278/s64f4nw8
Topic Ocean travel; Oceania; South Pacific Ocean; Diaries
Setname uum_manu
ID 928667
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