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  1. Voyage round the world, in the years 1803, 1804, 1805, & 1806 : by order of His Imperial Majesty Alexander the First, on board the ships Nadeshda and Neva, under the command of Captain A.J. von Krusenstern

    • Name: Hoppner, Richard Belgrave; Kruzenshtern, Ivan Fedorovich, 1770-1846; Nadezhda (Ship); Neva (Ship)
    • Date: 1813
    • Topic: Voyages around the world
    • Format: text
  2. A voyage round the world : including an embassy to Muscat and Siam in 1835, 1836, and 1837

    • Name: Ruschenberger, W. S. W. (William Samuel Waithman), 1807- 1895
    • Date: 1838
    • Topic: Travel; Voyages around the world
    • Format: text
  3. The flag ship, or, A voyage around the world in the United States frigate Columbia : attended by her consort the sloop of war John Adams : and bearing the broad pennant of Commodore George C. Read

    • Name: Taylor, Fitch Waterman, 1803-1865; Columbia (Frigate)
    • Date: 1840
    • Topic: Voyages around the world; Voyages and travels
    • Format: text
  4. Melbourne, and the Chincha Islands : with sketches of Lima, and a voyage round the world

    • Name: Peck, George Washington, 1817-1859
    • Date: 1854
    • Topic: Travel; Voyages around the world
    • Format: text
  5. HMS Challenger and exploration track. In 1872, the British Navy made available to the Royal Society a 2,306-ton full-rigged corvelle, the HMS Challenger for a 3-1/2 year study of the oceans of the world. She was fitted with 1,234 horsepower of auxiliary steam power in addition to her sails. As the world's first oceanograph research vessel, she sailed 8,890 miles in 3-1/2 years, doing research in all oceans except the Arctic. She was 200 ft. long, had a beam of 38 ft., and her speed was 10 knots maximum on best day

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Challenger Expedition, 1872-1876; Challenger (Ship)
    • Date: 1969
    • Topic: Voyages around the world; Scientific expeditions; Challenger Expedition, 1872-1876; Oceanographic research ships; Oceanography--History
    • Format: image