The collection comprises of correspondence by Mrs Clark to the Antarctic explorer Robert Falcon Scott.
Mrs Charles Clark collection
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- ReferenceGB 15 Mrs Charles Clark
- Dates of Creation[20th century]
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical DescriptionCorrespondence (2 leaves)
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Mrs Clark was the wife of Charles Clark, who served as cook on the British National Antarctic Expedition, 1901-1904 (leader Robert Falcon Scott).
The correspondence is arranged chronologically.
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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Assistant Archivist with assistance from R. Stancombe and reference to Robert Keith Headland Antarctic Chronology, unpublished corrected revision of Chronological list of Antarctic expeditions and related historical events, (1 December 2001) Cambridge University Press (1989) ISBN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
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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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