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Person: NARES, Captain George  (1831-1915)

Biographical summary of this person
Full name
Captain George Strong NARES
Gender
male
Relevance of this person
naval officer and explorer
Main period of activity
N/A
Chronology
Date
Age
Event/activity
15 January 1915
83
died at
Slide set references

minor subject of: Arctic discovery and adventure (lecture: Alfred Pumphrey, 50 slides, in/before 1888)

minor subject of: Arctic regions (lecture: manufacturer unknown, 51 slides, 1875-1893)

minor subject of: Arctic views: or, the Arctic expedition of 1875-6 (lecture: Theobald & Co., 12 slides, in/before 1889)

minor subject of: A year within the Arctic Circle (lecture: York & Son, 50 slides, 1877-1888)

References
‘The Arctic expedition’ in Lantern readings original and selected 2
John P. Cheyne, ‘Arctic regions’ in Descriptive readings and lectures 1
James Comper Gray, ‘A year within the Arctic Circle with Captain Nares’ in A year within the Arctic Circle [etc.]
Lucerna ID  6002562

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 3 May 2018

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