Antarctic newspaper, The Adelie Mail
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- ReferenceGB 15 Adelie Mail
- Dates of Creation1911-1912
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical DescriptionExpedition material (1 volume)
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Administrative / Biographical History
The Adelie Mail was produced by the northern party of the British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913 (leader Robert Falcon Scott). Comprising of Victor Campbell, George Levick, Raymond Priestley, George Abbott, Frank Browning and Henry Dickason the party spent the first winter at Cape Adare (1911) and the second (1912) at Evans Cove. Levick wrote under the name of Bluebell while Dickason contributed articles as Primus.
The collection is arranged in 1 volume.
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Descriptions compiled by N. Boneham, Assistant Archivist with assistance from R. Stancombe and reference to Robert Keith Headland Antarctic Chronology, unpublished corrected revision of Chronological list of Antarctic expeditions and related historical events, (1 December 2001) Cambridge University Press (1989) ISBN 0521309034 and Hell with a capital H K Lambert, (2002) Pimlico, London, SPRI Library Shelf (7)92(08)[1910-1913]
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Clive Holland Manuscripts in the Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge, England - a catalogue, Garland Publishing New York and London (1982) ISBN 0824093941.
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