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Endeavour journal, 31 December 1769 (Series 03.493)

Notes: Page header reads: 'of Cape Maria Van Diemen'
Author: Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743-1820
Date: 31 December 1769
Series title: Series 03: The Endeavour journal of Joseph Banks, 25 August 1768 - 12 July 1771
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Transcript: 31. Wind as yesterday, sea something abated: stood in for the Land which we had not now seen for some time: dared not venture very near as the wind was right on shore, it appeard very sandy and barren.