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The Voyage of the France in the South Seas

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Title The Voyage of the France in the South Seas
Alternative Title The Voyage of the France in the South Seas 1922-02-01 to 1922-09-07
Creator Quayle, Ernest H., 1891-1956
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 1922
Date Digital 2012-06-14
Spatial Coverage Tahiti (French Polynesia : Island); California; New York
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. "The Voyage of the France in the South Seas" covers Quayle's experiences from 1 February 1922 to 7 September 1922. Rollo H. Beck is leader of the expedition for the American Museum of Natural History of New York and the purpose is bird collecting. Sketches and descriptions of land and wildlife are included. The entires stop abruptly because Quayle jumps ship on the second voyage
Collection Number and Name Ms 226; Ernest H. Quayle Papers
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Scanning Technician Cliodhna Davis
File Name TheVoyageoftheFrance.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/s60p3x5z
Topic Ocean travel; Oceania; South Pacific Ocean; Diaries
Setname uum_manu
ID 929105
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