Description: Personal letters to Ross. Includes a letter addressed from HMS Sulphur at Tahiti, en route back to England, in which he expresses his excitement at seeing Ross' name at the head of a planned Antarctica expedition. Also features references to the Board of Admiralty, merchants, war vessels, supplies and equipment.
AMDigital Reference: BJ 2/2.
Reproduction of: Letters to Ross from Sir Edward Belcher, including one from the surveying ship HMS Sulphur in Tahiti 1836-1840.