|Title||Letter, 'Observations on board HMS Furnace, Churchill River, Hudson's Bay, and at Prince of Wales Fort, Churchill River, in 1741 and 1742' from Christopher Middleton to Hans Sloane|
|Description||Includes covering letter to President of the Royal Society|
Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'The effects of cold; together with observations of the longitude, latitude, and declination of the magnetic needle, at prince of wales’s fort, upon Churchill- River in Hudson’s bay, North America; by Capt. Christopher Middleton, F. R. S. Commander of his Majesty’s Ship Furnace, 1741-2'.
Read 28 October 1742.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1742.0040|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA5183||Middleton; Christopher (- 1770)|| - 1770|
|NA8406||Sloane; Sir; Hans (1660 - 1753); physician and collector||1660 - 1753|