Collection CHL - H.M.S. Challenger Collection

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GB235 CHL

Title

H.M.S. Challenger Collection

Date(s)

  • 1872 - 1876 (Creation)

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Collection of newspaper cuttings; photographs; book by Eileen V. Brunton

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Book of newspaper cuttings and notes relative to the H.M.S Challenger (1873-76)
Box of Challenger photographs
‘The Challenger Expedition, 1872-1876: A Visual Index’ by Eileen V. Brunton, 2nd Ed, The Library, The Natural History Museum, London (2004)

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Some digitised specimens from the Challenger Expedition in the RBGE herbarium can be seen here (right click, open link in new tab): https://data.rbge.org.uk/search/herbarium/?family=&genus=&species=&coll_name=Challenger&coll_num=&barcode=&country_name=&region=&major_taxon=&cfg=vherb.cfg&keywords=

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  • Shelf: E:2:4