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Scoresby, William, (1787-1857), Arctic Navigator

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Surname: Scoresby
Forenames: William
Gender: Male
Date: 1787-1857
Biography: ODNB link for Scoresby, William (1787-1857) Arctic Navigator
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P161004 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P25506 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for William Scoresby
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
journals and papers
Whitby Literary and Philosophical Society
See Bridson, Natural history MS resources 1980;Museum web site
corresp and papers
Mystic Seaport Museum
See NUC MS 84-336
1848-57: corresp
Cambridge University: Scott Polar Research Institute
See Guide 1982
1810-19: corresp with Sir Joseph Banks (17 items)
See information in published source
See WR Dawson, The Banks letters, 1958
1822-33: letters to Elizabeth Rathbone
University of Liverpool: Special Collections and Archives
NRA 7187 Rathbone
1803-1823: log books of whaling voyages
North Yorkshire County Record Office
See Guide no 1 1985