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Title Log-Book of the Endeavour
Section Section I: Cultural Contacts, 1492-1969
Date Feb-Sep 1770
Document Type Manuscript, Diary
Library British Library
Reference Add Mss 27885
Region South America, Africa, Australasia, North America
Names Captain James Cook, Captain King, Captain William Bligh, Commodore Byron, Poulaho King of Friendly Islands, Captain Samuel Wallis, William Hodges, John Webber, Alex Buchan, S. Parkinson, J. F. Millar, Otoo, King of Tahiti, Omai, Chief of Christina
Places Latin America, Brazil, Rio De Janeiro, Argentina, Patagonia, Tierra del Fuego, South Georgia, South Africa, Cape of Good Hope, Soru, Timor, Van Diemen's land, Tasmania, New Zealand, Tologu Bay, Tolagu, Oceania, New Caledonia, New Hebrides, Friendly Islands, Otaheite, Tahiti, Ulietea, Society Islands, French Polynesia, Easter Island, Sandwich Islands, Hawaii, St Christina, Nootka Sound, Prince William Sound, Oonalashka, Alaska, Russia, Kamchatka, Kamschatka
Topics male illustrator, exploration, landscapes, Endeavour, indigenous peoples, South American Indians, towns, jewellery, weapons, Hottentots, Indigenous peoples, portraits, appearance, dress, Island peoples, indigenous housing, Maoris, weapons, fishing, canoes, tattoos, instruments, carvings, indigenous peoples, New Caledonian islanders, dance, furniture, tools, weapons, canoes, Society Islanders, temples, human sacrifice, sledge, Native Americans, death, burial customs, tools, mask, hunting, natural history, polar bear, kangaroo, breadfruit