The collection comprises of correspondence by Hazel to Apsley Cherry-Garrard.
Hazel Atkinson collection
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- ReferenceGB 15 Hazel Atkinson
- Dates of Creation1928
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical DescriptionCorrespondence (4 leaves)
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Hazel Atkinson was the sister of Edward Leicester Atkinson who served as parasitologist and surgeon during the British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913 (leader Robert Falcon Scott), Apsley Cherry-Garrard served as assistant zoologist on the same expedition.
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Assistant Archivist with assistance from R. Stancombe and reference to Robert Keith Headland Antarctic Chronology, unpublished corrected revision of Chronological list of Antarctic expeditions and related historical events, (1 December 2001) Cambridge University Press (1989) ISBN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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