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The Search for Franklin and Franklin Relics 1847-1880

A guide to primary sources held at Library and Archives Canada

Bibliographies

Arctic bibliography. Washington : Dept. of Defense, 1953.
Z6005 P7 A7 Ref./Stacks/ReserveRef

Cooke, Alan. The exploration of northern Canada, 500-1920 : a chronology. Toronto : Arctic History Press, 1978. (Includes a 50-page bibliography on the Franklin search)
FC3956 C66 Ref./ReserveRef/Stacks

Corley, Nora T. A bibliography of expeditions to the Canadian Arctic 1576 to 1966, with special emphasis on the classics of Canadian exploration. Ottawa : Arctic Institute of North America, 1973.
Z6005 P7 C67 1973 fol. Reserve Ref.

Day, Alan Edwin. Search for the Northwest Passage : an annotated bibliography. New York : Garland, 1986.
Z6016 N67 D39 1986 Ref.


Library catalogues and collection guides

General guides

Minion, Robin. Polar and cold regions library resources : a directory. 2nd ed. Edmonton : Northern Libraries Colloquy, 1985.
Z675 A2 C67 1985 fol. Ref./Stacks

Catalogues of specific collections

Arctic Institute of North America. Library. Catalogue of the Library of the Arctic Institute of North America, Montreal. Boston : G. K. Hall, 1968.
Z883 A7 xfol. Ref.

-- 2nd supplement. Boston : G.K. Hall, 1974.
Z883 A723 xfol. Ref.

-- 3rd supplement. Boston : G.K. Hall, 1980.
Z883 A723 1980 xfol. Ref.

Great Britain. Ministry of Defence. Naval Library. Author [and subject] catalogue of the Naval Library, Ministry of Defence, London. Boston : G.K. Hall, 1967.
Z921 L648 fol. Ref.

National Library of Scotland. Shelf-catalogue of the Wordie collection of polar exploration. Boston : G.K. Hall, 1964.
Z6005 P7 W6 fol. Ref.

National Maritime Museum (Great Britain). Library. Catalogue of the Library. London : HMSO, 1968-
Z921 N3 Ref. (v. 1-5)

Scott Polar Research Institute. The library catalogue of the Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge, England. Boston : G.K. Hall, 1976.
Z6005 P7 S36 fol. Ref.

-- 1st supplement. Boston : G.K. Hall, 1981.
Z6005 P7 S372 fol. Ref.

Stefansson Collection. Dictionary catalog of the Stefansson Collection of the Polar Regions in the Dartmouth College Library. Boston : G.K. Hall, 1967.
Z6005 P7 S8 fol. Ref.

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