Copy of field notes from Sep 3rd to Oct 4th 1893 by J.W. Tyrrell
Tyrrell, J. W. (James Williams), 1863-1945
49 p. : maps ; 16 x 11 cm
3 September - 4 October 1893
Item is a hand-written copy in James Tyrrell's hand of his field notes from September 3rd to October 4th, 1893 including hand-drawn maps and tables of observations. Area covered by this part of the survey is from Baker Lake to the coast of Hudson Bay just north of Churchill.
Title based on contents of item.
"Notebook includes a record of each day's course, with distances from log readings, and observations recording actual positions, magnetic bearings, astronomical observations and other notes."
"Includes 34 sketch maps on linen, pasted in, documenting place names, type of terrain, camps, positioned observations, cairns, Eskimo campsites, muskox (Oomingmunk) and reindeer sightings, and tides."
"Ms. Coll 26, box 51A, item 2"
Hudson Bay--Discovery and exploration
Baker Lake (Nunavut)
Chesterfield Inlet (Nunavut)