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Selected useful websites on the search for the Northwest passage

Arctic Exploration - collections of the University of Delaware Library

Arctic website: a website dedicated to the history, science and adventure of the Arctic

The Atlas of Canada - includes maps of the NW Passage exploration

The Captain Cook Society

Elisha Kent Kane Historical Society: hypertext guide to the exploration of the Canadian Arctic

Exploration of the Northwest Passage - a Canadian Arctic Profiles website

The fate of Franklin - an excellent multimedia site

George Back collection

Hakluyt Society: publishes learned works on the history of exploration and travel, including the North West Passage

Henry Hudson: the life and times of Henry Hudson, explorer and adventurer

Inuit & Englishmen: the Nunavut voyages of Martin Frobisher

The British Museum Department of Ethnography has an extensive Arctic collection

National Maritime Museum - Northwest Passage collections

Northwest Passage - includes maps and pages on individual explorers

Northwest Passage chronology - National Library of Canada website

Parry & Ross through Franklin's last voyage: a guide to primary sources held at the National Library of Canada

Passages: a treasure trove of North American exploration

Pathfinders and passageways: the exploration of Canada

Scott Polar Research Institute

The search for Franklin and Franklin relics 1847-1880

The Northwest passage The Northwest passage
Early approaches Early approaches
Voyages of delusion Voyages of delusion
the Admiralty takes over The Admiralty takes over
The search for Franklin and the discovery of the Passage The search for Franklin and the discovery of the passage
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The Northwest passage The Northwest passage
Early approaches Early approaches
Voyages of delusion Voyages of delusion
The Admiralty takes over The Admiralty takes over
The search for Franklin and the discovery of the Passage The search for Franklin and the discovery of the passage
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