Place Published: Boston
Publisher: Boston Daily Advertiser,
Date Published: 1836
Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: No binding
Boston Daily Advertiser, August 5,1836, Front Page, c. 5 Top - "ARCTIC ENTERPRISE" - Detailed long front-page feature on the expedition of Captain George Back's 1833 in search of the lost expedition of Captain James Ross - this is followed by up-to-date news of Back being given command of the HMS Terror, etc - " The journey of Capt. Back - humane in it's objective and admirable in it's execution - is described with modesty and elegance. The author has long been known to the world as the intrepid companion of Franklin and Perry, and the sequel will sow that he has fully justified an already high reputation..." 40 column inches.
Boston Daily Advertiser (Boston, Mass.) 1836-1921 Publisher: Nathan Hale
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