Letter to William Tyrrell, 1885/05/24
Tyrrell, J. W. (James Williams), 1863-1945
3 p. on 2 sheets ; 26 x 21 cm
24 May 1885
Item is a letter written by James Tyrrell to his father, William Tyrrell, from the Halifax Hotel. James describes Halifax, the harbour and the boats in the area. He writes in detail about the expedition ship, Alert.
Title based on contents of item
Item forms part of the sub-series entitled 'Correspondence (Author Files)'
"Ms. Coll. 26, box 8, folder 94"
"The official account of the 1885 expedition was published as Report of the second Hudson's Bay expedition under the command of Lieut. A.R. Gordon, R.N., 1885 "
Tyrrell, William, 1816-1904Alert (Ship)