Guide to the Papers of Lord Sandwich

MS 7218

National Library of Australia

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Item 1. John Hawkesworth. Letter to Lord Sandwich, Bromley, 19 November 1771 Show all (2)

Acknowledges receipt of first volume of journal of ...

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Item 2. Daines Barrington. Letter to Lord Sandwich, London, 13 December 1779 Show all (4)

Thanks for information about discoveries of Captain...

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Item 3. Daines Barrington. Letter to Lord Sandwich, London, 16 June [1780] Show all (2)

News that Resolution had reached Macao in ...

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Item 4. Daines Barrington. Letter to Lord Sandwich, London, 17 June 1780 Show all (2)

Acknowledges letter; suggests that crews of Res...

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Item 5. Daines Barrington. Letter to Lord Sandwich, Beckett, 3 October 1780 Show all (2)

Reminds Sandwich of Sir Ashton Lever's interest in ...

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Item 6. Daines Barrington. Letter to Lord Sandwich, London, 11 December 1780 Show all (4)

Received from Magellan account of Spanish voyage to...

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Item 7. Daines Barrington. Letter to Lord Sandwich, London, 14 December 1780 Show all (2)

Journal of Spanish expedition; Barrington intereste...

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Item 8. Daines Barrington. Letter to Lord Sandwich, London, 15 December [1780] Show all (2)

Intends to translate and publish Spanish journal, a...

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Item 9. Daines Barrington. Letter to Lord Sandwich, London, 24 April [1781] Show all (2)

Interest in Captain Cook's chart of north Pacific; ...

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Item 10. John Douglas. Letter to Professor A. Shepherd, Windsor, undated. Show all (3)

Sends part of manuscript; before printing wishes to...

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Item 11. Professor A. Shepherd. Letter to Lord Sandwich, undated. Show all (2)

Work at Windsor with Captain King and Dr Douglas; s...

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Item 12. John Douglas. Letter to Lord Sandwich, Windsor, 8 September 1782 Show all (5)

Returns list of engravings which he has transcribed...

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Item 13. Lord Sandwich. Notes concerning discussions with Captain King, 9 September 1782 Show all (2)

Insufficient paper for engravings; J. Webber ready ...

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Item 14. Sir Joseph Banks. Letter to Lord Sandwich, Revesby, 14 September 1782 Show all (4)

Progress with publication of journal of Captain Coo...

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Item 15. Sir Joseph Banks. Letter to Lord Sandwich, Revesby, 16 September 1782 Show all (4)

Cost of French paper; draft letter to P. Stephens; ...

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Item 16. James King. Letter to Lord Sandwich, undated. Show all (3)

Information about engravings for Sir Joseph Banks; ...

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Item 17. Sir Joseph Banks. Letter to Lord Sandwich, Revesby, 20 September 1782 Show all (4)

Thanks for assistance with publication; division of...

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Item 18. Sir Joseph Banks. Letter to Lord Sandwich, Revesby, 2 October 1782 Show all (4)

Suggests Dr Douglas be asked to write inscriptions ...

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Item 19. Sir Joseph Banks. Letter to Lord Sandwich, Revesby, 9 October 1782 Show all (3)

Procurement of paper; suggests it be sought from Pa...

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Item 20. Sir Joseph Banks. Letter to Lord Sandwich, Revesby, 21 October 1782 Show all (3)

Procurement of paper in Paris. (3pp) For Sir Joseph...

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Item 21. James King. Letter to Lord Sandwich, HMS Resistance, 16 November 1782 Show all (2)

Papers left with Dr Douglas; hopes publication will...

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Item 22. John Douglas. Letter to Lord Sandwich, Windsor, 20 November 1782 Show all (6)

Checking of Cook and Anderson's journals to ensure ...

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Item 23. James King. Letter to Lord Sandwich, 11 September 1783 Show all (7)

Return to England; progress with publication; sugge...

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Item 24. James King. Letter to Lord Sandwich, Oxford, 19 November 1783 Show all (2)

Thanks for letter of Sir Joseph Banks; King and the...

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Item 25. J. [King]. Letter to James King, 24 November [1783] Show all (3)

Books on Kamchatska; King's health. (2pp)

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Item 26. James King. Letter to Lord Sandwich, Woodstock, 31 December 1783 Show all (2)

Sends draft on Captain Cook's life and services; we...

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Item 27. Sir Joseph Banks. Letter to Lord Sandwich, [1784?] Show all (3)

Failure of Dr Douglas to print a sheet in last ten ...

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Item 28. Sir Joseph Banks. Letter to Lord Sandwich, [1783] Show all (4)

Discussion with A. Dalrymple about charts; suggests...

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Item 29. James King. Letter to Lord Sandwich, Woodstock, 9 January 1784 Show all (2)

Sandwich's approval of King's life of Cook; propose...

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Item 30. James King. Letter to Lord Sandwich, Woodstock, 30 January 1784 Show all (2)

Discussion with Dr James Burney about singing of So...

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Item 31. James King. Letter to Lord Sandwich, Woodstock, 6 February 1784 Show all (2)

Sends letter of Dr James Burney on counterpoint of ...

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Item 32. Dr. Charles Burney. Letter to Lord Sandwich, 11 February 1784 Show all (3)

Extract from letter of his daughter on opinion of C...

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Item 33. James King. Letter to Lord Sandwich, Woodstock, 11 February 1784 Show all (2)

Acknowledges papers; believes singing was very diff...

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Item 34. James King. Letter to Lord Sandwich, Woodstock, 14 February 1784 Show all (2)

Singing of peoples of Sandwich and Friendly Islands...

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Item 35. Dr. Charles Burney. Letter to Lord Sandwich, London, 17 February 1784 Show all (4)

Sends extract from letter from Mrs Phillips with fu...

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Item 36. Lord Sandwich. Rough draft by Sandwich of footnote referring to opinions of Lieutenant Burney and Lieutenant Phillips on singing of South Sea Islanders. (3pp) Show all (3)

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Item 37. Sir Joseph Banks. Letter to Lord Sandwich , Soho Square, London, 31 August 1784 Show all (3)

Unable to attend meeting; has communicated all he k...

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Item 38. Sir James Harris. Letter to Lord Weymouth, St. Petersburg, 9 November 1779 Show all (4)

Report from Commandant at Kamchatka of account of v...

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Item 39. Sir James Harris. Letter to Lord Weymouth, St. Petersburg, November 1779 Show all (5)

Sends report from Commandant at Kamchatka; ships mu...

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Item 40. Sir James Harris. Letter to Lord Sandwich, St Petersburg, 18 January 1780 Show all (4)

News of death of Captain Cook; will forward logbook...

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Item 41. Sir James Harris. Letter to Lord Sandwich, St Petersburg, 25 January 1780

Sends letter received from courier from Siberia; Ma...

Item 42. Sir James Harris. Letter to Lord Sandwich, St Petersburg, 25 February 1780 Show all (4)

No further information about expedition of Captain ...

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Item 43. Sir James Harris. Letter to Lord Sandwich, St Petersburg, 28 March 1780 Show all (3)

Allegations that Harris communicated narrative of C...

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Item 44. Inscription on plate presented by Board of Admiralty to Major Behm in gratitude to his hospitality to British fleet on its visits to Kamchatka, 1781. (Latin, 1p) Show all (2)

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Item 45. Captain James Cook. Letter to Lord Sandwich, Cape of Good Hope, 23 October 1776 Show all (2)

Arrival at Cape; Omai and animals intended for Tahi...

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