Guide to the Captain James Cook letterbook


MS 6

National Library of Australia View Catalogue Record

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Letterbook (Item 1) - Folio-Box (Shared), Volume 1, Piece 1, Piece 1

The Letterbook, 1771-1778 contains chiefly orders to and from the Admiralty, Navy Commissioners, and Victualling Commissioners as well as Cook's orders to his officers and alterations to his staff caused by officers' deaths.

Typescript (Item 2) - Box (Shared), Folder 1

Typescript list comparing the letter book with the Historical Records of N.S.W. (9 p.).