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1289604
  • Title
    Series 04: Notes possibly concerning publication of the account of the voyage of HM Bark Endeavour, James Cook, undated.
  • Call number
    SAFE/Banks Papers/Series 04.01 (Safe 1/457)
  • Level of description
    series
  • Date

    1769-1771
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    1289604
  • Issue Copy
    Digitised
  • Physical Description
    1 document
  • Scope and Content
    On 21 February 1767 Joseph Banks set out from London on an excursion through the northern region of the county of Kent returning to London on 4 March. In the company of his relatives, Robert and Bridget Banks-Hodgkinson, he visited manufacturing, shipbuilding and industrial sites, viewed the natural history collections of acquaintances and witnessed a court marital.

    Subjects:
    Cook, James, 1728-1779
    Endeavour (ship)
  • General note

    Brabourne Collection
    The document in this series, previously located at ML A78-1, was purchased in 1884 from Lord Brabourne by Sir Saul Samuel, the Agent-General for New South Wales. It was transferred to the Mitchell Library in 1910 and was part of the accession which became known as the Brabourne collection.
    Digital order no:Album ID : 1290476
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