Geologist Tyrrell : accompanied by Mr. R.M. Ferguson of Ottawa
1 column (unpaged) ; 14 x 6 cm
14 June 1894
Item is a newspaper clipping announcing the start of the 1894 expedition to the barren lands by J.B. Tyrrell and Robert Munro-Ferguson for the Geological Survey of Canada. Tyrrell points out that the expedition is not a private survey for private individuals, as stated in the media.
"Item located on p. 72 of 'Scrapbook of clippings, 1884-1898' which form part of the series entitled 'Newspaper clippings and printed materials'."
Source of clipping and date identified in manuscript.
"The Nor'Wester newspaper was owned and run by John Christian Schultz, the Lieutenant-Governor of Manitoba."
"Ms. Coll 26, box 124"
Tyrrell, Joseph Burr, 1858-1957Ferguson, Robert MunroGeological Survey of Canada