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Diary & note book kept by W. T. Mumford on HMS RESOLUTE.


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Description Diary & note book kept during sledge travelling by William T. Mumford in HMS RESOLUTE. The events include the abandonment of the RESOLUTE on 15 May 1854 and the commencement of the journey towards Beechey Island. The diary includes several sketches and coastal views and a sketch of a knife inscribed 'Franklin.'
Date made 1854

Finding Reference JOD/248
Catalogue section Manuscript volumes acquired singly by the Museum
Creator Mumford, William Thomas
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Extent 1 item
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