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Archival Resources Details Jean-Francois de Galaup La Perouse - Records

Title
Jean-Francois de Galaup La Perouse - Records
Repository
Mitchell and Dixson Libraries Manuscripts Collection, State Library of New South Wales
Reference
B1207
Date Range
1777 - 1793
Description

Holograph letters, receipts and other papers 1777-89 in connection with equipping the fleet for the expedition to the South Seas. Collection of letters, documents and other papers relating to the expedition to the South Seas with "La Boussole" and "L'Astrolabe" 1781-93 and papers concerned with Dumont d'Urville in search of La Perouse. Transcripts of documents from the French National Archives of La Perouse's voyage 1785-8.

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