Stewart correspondence

Scope and Content

  • MS 116/80/6;D Letter to John Barrow, [18--] [Incomplete, regarding Franklin search] holograph
  • MS 116/80/1-5;D Letters (5) to William Penny, 8 October to 8 November 1852 [Regarding search for Sir John Franklin] holograph

Administrative / Biographical History

The correspondence relates to the search for the missing British Naval Northwest Passage Expedition, 1845-1848 (leader Sir John Franklin)



Related Material

The Institute holds numerous archival collections containing material relating to the Franklin searches