Report Of Board Of Officers To Consider An Expedition For The Relief Of Lieut Greely And Party

Author: United States Board of Officers
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United States Board of Officers. previous expeditions to Smith Sound, the most
important having been made by Sir George S. N ares, commanding the English
expedition of 1875-6. A deposit consisting of two hundred and fifty rations was left
in 1875 at Cape Collinson, at an estimated distance from Lieutenant Greely's
station of one hundred and thirty-seven miles. The same expedition left a depot at
Cape Hawks, fifty miles further to the southward, consisting of bread, pickles, and
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Report

Author: United States. Board of Officers to consider an expedition for the relief of Lieut. Greely and party, 1883-1884
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Proceedings Of The Royal Geographical Society And Monthly Record Of Geography

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GBEELY BELIEF EXPEDITION. We have been favoured -with an advance copy
of the Report (about to be issued in Washington) of the Board of Officers
appointed to consider an expedition for the relief of Lieut. Greely and his party,
from which we extract the following memorandum, supplied at the request of the
Board, by Sir George Nares, Capt. Markham, and Major Fcilden. The valuable
suggestions \ of these officers are likely to influence much the plan of the Belief
Expedition, the ...

Proceedings Of The Royal Geographical Society And Monthly Record Of Geography Vol Vi 1884

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GREELY BELIEF EXPEDITION. We have been favoured with an advance copy of
the Keport (about to be issned in Washington) of the Board of Officers appointed
to consider an expedition for the relief of Lieut. Greely and his party, from which
we ... The valuable suggestions] of these officers are likely to influence much the
plan of the Belief Expedition, the more so as General Hazen, the President of tic
Board, reports that they coincide so nearly with the Board's own
recommendations.

Congressional Record

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“Following his appointment as a major general he was on special duty in the
office of the Chief of Staff to February 13, 1906; commanding the Division of the
Pacifiic, March 9, 1906, to (temporarily commanding the Department of Columbia,
July ... expedition to establish 1 of a chain of 13 circumpolar stations, his party of
25 reached farther north (83°24') than any previous record; discovered new land
north of Greenland and crossed Grinnell Land to the Polar Sea; two relief
expeditions ...

Proceedings Of The Proteus Court Of Inquiry On The Greely Relief Expedition Of 1883

Author: United States Congress
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ISBN: 1108050077
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A. He was at that time, I think, a generalservice clerk on duty at General Hazeu's
office, and afterwards employed under the new rules of the War Department. ...
endeavored by careful study of all I could find in print on the subject, and by
repeated conversations with the chief engineer, Mellville, and Lieutenant Berry
and Seaman Ninderman, to become acquainted with all the necessities of life in
that region, and with the best mode of effecting the relief of Lieutenant Greely and
his party.

Report Of Winfield S Schley Commander U S Navy Commanding Greely Relief Expedition Of 1884

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They went to it to announce to Lieutenant Greely the coming of relief. Chief
Engineer Lowe returned to the steam cutter from the camp, and brought Long off
at once to the Bear, to give me all details of the party. The others remained on
shore with Greely's party. As Long was too weak to get on board himself, he was
carried up the side by the crew and placed on a chair in the saloon. Learning full
particulars from him, after a few moment's conversation, I went on shore in the
steam cutter ...

Annual Reports Of The War Department

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To the credit of the party no man ever hinted at the abandonment, and most of
them were outspoken for its retention to the last. * * * Pending report of men sent
out to learn the condition of affairs at Cape Sabine, winter quarters were erected
at Eskimo Point. As Lieutenant Greely had abandoned one boat on September
12th, in deference to the unanimous recommendation of his officers and men, but
one boat remained, preventing any movement until he learned, on October 9th,
that ...