Record ID:
35100108 (Libraries Australia Authorities)
Authority type:
  • Name.
Description conventions:
  • rda
LC number:
  • n 50025740 nr 88009281 n 88110319
Heading:
Birth:
  • 1786-04-16
  • Spilsby (England)
Death:
  • 1847-06-11
Associated with:
  • United Kingdom Australia Tasmania King William Island (Nunavut)
Fields of activity:
  • Arctic regions--Discovery and exploration
Occupations:
  • Navies--Officers Explorers Governors--Tasmania
Used for:
  • Franklin, Dzhon, 1786-1847
  • Franklin, John, 1786-1847
See also:
Notes:
  • Adventure to the polar sea, 1950.
  • LC/NAF 25 June 2017 (Franklin, John, 1786-1847)
  • Wikidata in VIAF, 16 September 2016 (access point: John Franklin, British Royal Navy officer and Arctic explorer)
  • Wikipedia, June 19, 2013 (John Franklin; Rear-Admiral Sir John Franklin KCH FRGS RN; born 16 April 1786 in Spilssby, Lincolnshire, Eng.; died 11 June 1847 at sea near King William Island, Canada aboard HMS Terror. British Royal Navy officer and Arctic explorer, Franklin also served as governor of Tasmania 1837-1843. He disappeared on his last expedition, attempting to chart and navigate a section of the Northwest Passage in the Canadian Arctic. The icebound ships were abandoned and the entire crew perished from starvation, hypothermia, tuberculosis, lead poisoning and scurvy. After his first wife died he married Jane Griffin, known subsequently as Lady Franklin) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Franklin
Local system number:
  • (AuPaJTL)73681
  • (AU-CaAIA)XX17162
  • 000000100671
  • abv00154105
  • (AU-CaAIA)XX120614
Cataloguing source:
  • DLC eng rda DLC DLC OCoLC DLC NNU AIAS VJTL
Authentication code:
  • anuc