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Finding Aid for the Journals of A. Menzies and Captain James Colnett, ca. 1787-1792
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  • Administrative Information
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  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Journals of A. Menzies and Captain James Colnett,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1787-1792
    Collection number: 547
    Extent: 1 oversize box
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.
    Collection is restricted from copying.

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

    Additional Physical Form Available

    A copy of the original version of this online finding aid is available at the UCLA Department of Special Collections for in-house consultation and may be obtained for a fee. Please contact:
    • Public Services Division
    • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
    • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
    • Box 951575
    • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
    • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
    • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    • Gift of Beverly Moeller, 1971.
    • The original Menzies' journal is located in the British Library, and the original Colnett's journal is located in the Public Record Office, London.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Journals of A. Menzies and Captain James Colnett (Collection 547). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4233229 

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of photocopies of Menzies' Journal of Vancouver's voyage, April to October, 1792, and Colnett's Journal aboard the Prince of Wales.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Menzies, Archibald, fl. 1763--Diaries.
    Colnett, James, 1755?-1806--Diaries.