The "Rescue" nipped in Melville Bay, August 1850.
Place Published: Philadelphia
Date Published: 1880
Description: View. Uncolored stipple engraving. Image measures 5" x 6.5".
Comments: A view of the USS Rescue, which went to Nunavut in northwest Canada in search of evidence of Sir John Franklin (1786-1847). Franklin was a British arctic explorer and cartographer who disappeared in 1845 in search of the Northwest Passage.Binding: unbound
Condition: very good
Book ID: 204011