- MS 761/10-D Letter to Reginald Pound, 27 December 1965 [Regarding Lawrence Oates Antarctic diary] 1 leaf, holograph
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- ReferenceGB 15 Violet Oates/Correspondence
- Dates of Creation22 October 1965
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Administrative / Biographical History
The correspondence relates to the Antarctic diary of her brother Lawrence written during the British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913 (leader Robert Falcon Scott) and its subsequent destruction.
Reginald Pound wrote a biography of Robert Falcon Scott, published in 1965.
Scott of the Antarctic by Reginald Pound, first published 1966, SPRI Library shelf 92[Scott R F]