Walter Butler Cheadle fonds [textual record, graphic material]
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Walter Butler Cheadle fonds [textual record, graphic material]Hierarchical level:FondsDate:1862-1864.Reference:R700-0-4-E, MG24-H40Type of material:Textual material, ArtFound in:Archives / Collections and FondsItem ID number:139634Context of this record:
Record Information – DetailsFonds includes:5 lower level description(s)View lower level description(s)Date(s):1862-1864.Place of creation:No place, unknown, or undeterminedExtent:20 cm of textual records.
3 watercolours.Language of material:EnglishScope and content:Fonds consists of journals of Walter Butler Cheadle, 1862-1864, in four parts, with an annotated copy of Henry Youle Hind's "A Sketch of an Overland Route to British Columbia", carried by Milton and Cheadle on their experiences, transcription, volume 1; manuscripts of the "North West Passage by Land" and of lectures and articles composed by W.B. Cheadle, based on his experiences in travelling from Red River to British Columbia, volume 2; and three watercolours, all by Frederick Whymper, of: Fort Yale, B.C., 1863; Victoria, Vancouver Island, 1863; and On Pavilion Mountain, British Columbia, 1863.Provenance:Biography/Administrative history:Cheadle, W. B. (Walter Butler), 1835-1910 : Walter Butler Cheadle, an English physician, travelled across Canada in company with his friend William Fitzwilliam, Viscount Milton, 1862-1864. Following their return to England, they jointly published the "North West Passage by Land" (London, ), basing the work on Cheadle's journals. The journals were later published under the title "Cheadle's Journal of a Trip Across Canada", 1862- 1863, edited by A.G. Doughty and G. Lanctôt (1931).Finding aid:(No finding aid)(Electronic) Les documents décrits ont été complètement ou en partie numérisés et sont disponibles à l'adresse suivante : (90: Open)
http://heritage.canadiana.ca/view/oocihm.lac_mikan_139634?usrlang=fr(Electronic) All or some of the documents described have been digitized and are available at the following address: (90: Open)
http://heritage.canadiana.ca/view/oocihm.lac_mikan_139634Additional information:General Note:Received in 1935 from the estate of Dr. W.W. Cheadle.Availability of other formats note:Textual records: Available in microfilm; reel C-6824., Watercolours: have been copied: C-001571 to C-001573.Associated material note:Artifacts collected by Dr. Cheadle are on permanent loan to the Canadian Museum of Civilization, Hull, Quebec.Related material:The Royal Geographical Society papers contain related material; see microfilm reel A-870.Subject heading:
- Walter Butler Cheadle - Journeys, 1862-1864 Henry Youle Hind
- Walter Butler Cheadle - Diaries, 1862-1864 "A Sketch of an Overland Route to British Columbia"
- Red River (Man.) - Description, 1862-1864 "North West Passage by Land"
- British Columbia - Description, 1862-1864 William Fitzwilliam, Viscount Milton, 1862-1864
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