Letter to Joseph Burr Tyrrell, 1899/07/10
Tyrrell, J. W. (James Williams), 1863-1945
3 p. on 2 sheets + envelope ; 28 x 21 cm
10 July 1899
Item is a letter written by James Tyrrell to his brother, Joseph Burr Tyrrell from James' Hamilton office. James is replying to J.B.'s request from Dawson City, Yukon, for a level and some books on surveying and levelling. James discusses his recent and future surveying contracts. He also asks J.B.'s advice on his upcoming exploration of the 'country between Slave Lake and Chesterfield Inlet'.
Title based on contents of item.
Item forms part of the sub-series entitled 'Correspondence (Author Files)'
"Ms. Coll. 26, box 8, folder 52"
The official account of the 1900 expedition was published as Report on an exploratory survey between Great Slave Lake and Hudson Bay
Tyrrell, Joseph Burr, 1858-1957