The collection comprises of correspondence by Clarke to Allardyce regarding the latter's time as Governor of the Falkland Islands
John Clarke collection
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- ReferenceGB 15 John Clarke
- Dates of Creation1924
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical DescriptionCorrespondence (1 leaf)
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
John M Clarke was a contemporary of the William Lamond Allardyce (1861-1930) governor of the Falkland Islands (1904-1915)
The correspondence to Allardyce is arranged chronologically
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Descriptions compiled by N. Boneham, Assistant Archivist with assistance from R. Stancombe and reference to 'Profile, William Lamond Allardyce, 1861-1930, Pioneer Antarctic Conservationist' by H R Heyburn in The Polar Record, (1980) volume 20 number 124 p39-42
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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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