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Record #12957:

A little problem of the Arctic / Admiral Sir George Egerton.

Title: A little problem of the Arctic / Admiral Sir George Egerton.
Author(s): Egerton, George,
Date: 1925.
In: Geographical Journal. (1925.), Vol. 66(6) (1925)
Abstract: Fragment of leather, marked with royal and imperial cipher in gold and found on Pim Island in 1925, said by Director of Natural Resources Intelligence Service to be part of spectacle case given to officer of expedition before leaving Portsmouth Harbour in 1875, and lost during visit by Alert and Discovery. Notes this is unlikely provenance; Queen Victoria was not entitled to use Imperatrix until Royal Titles Act of 1876.
Notes:

Geographical Journal. Vol. 66(6) :539-542 (1925).

Keywords: 629.12 -- Vessels: Alert.
629.12 -- Vessels: Discovery.
91(08) -- Expeditions: 1875-76 Nares.
93"187" -- 1870-1879.
W -- Expeditions and exploration.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*41) -- Canada.
(*440) -- Northwest Territories.
(*464.2) -- Ellesmere Island.
SPRI record no.: 12957

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