Ship’s Log: Volume 1, Kerikeri, NZ 19-12-1983 to Golfo de Penas, Chile 1-1-1984, by Gerry Clark, Totorore Expedition 1983-86

Clark, Gerry (b.1927, d.1999)
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Pacific Diary, 1983, published by Whitcoulls. A5 size book with red vinyl hard cover, stitched. Entries by Gerry Clark include: Daily hand written record of voyage; details of weather conditions and navigation matters; bird sightings; correspondence sent and received; addresses; expenses, radio frequencies, calendar with annotations, years 1983- 1984.

Front cover has handwritten sticker with the following note; Kerikeri, NZ 19-12-1983 to Golfo de Penas, Chile 1-1-1984.

Dedication inside front of diary:
Darling Pa, Our loving thoughts go with you on your voyage. Hope this diary will return full of accounts of wonderful experiences. My you feel the Help of Christ whenever you need it. Much love always - Belinda
Always in my heart Papa, Penelope.

Part of a large collection of written and audiovisual resources and equipment which belonged to Gerry Clark; most of which document his voyages in the Southern Ocean.
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Gerry Clark
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Clark, Gerry (b.1927, d.1999): Writer
Whitcoulls: Printers
Paper: 0 - Whole
Vinyl: 0 - Whole
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3D objects (HxWxD): H 220 x W 132 x D 30mm: 0 - Whole
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Aotearoa New Zealand
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