- MS 1246;MJ Papers, 1910-1938 [Including documents relating to the British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913, letters to his father, letters from Dmitriy Girev), Herbert Ponting to Miss Spengler, First World War correspondence and papers]
Meares, collected papers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 15 Cecil Meares/Collected papers
- Dates of Creation1910-1938
- Name of Creator
- Physical Description1 microfilm
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The papers include 6 letters written by Mears during or regarding the British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913 (leader Robert Falcon Scott), Meares was in charge of the dogs. The remainder of the papers relate to Meares war experiences.
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These documents are copies.
Location of Originals
Originals in Provincial Archives of British Columbia, Canada (1982)