Chun, correspondence

Scope and Content

  • MS 101/31/1-3;D Letters (3) to William Speirs Bruce, 1911-1913 [Regarding the published results of his expedition 1898-1899] 3 leaves, typescript

Administrative / Biographical History

The correspondence relates to the published results of the German Deep Sea Expedition, 1898-1899 (led by Chun). This oceanographic voyage covered both the Indian and Atlantic oceans. Visiting several islands it became the first to fix the position of Bouvetøya.



Geographical Names