Horner, British Northwest Passage Expedition, 1875

Scope and Content

  • MS 713;BJ Journals (2), 21 June 1875 to 265 June 1876 [In Pandora as surgeon and naturalist] 2 volumes, holograph (Xerox)

Administrative / Biographical History

The British Northwest passage Expedition, 1875 (leader Allan Young) sailed with the intention of reaching the magnetic pole via Baffin Bay and Lancaster Sound. Ice prevented Pandora's progress. This was a private expedition.



Related Material

The Institute holds an archival collection for the expedition leader Allen Young