The collection comprises of correspondence by Abercromby to Robert Falcon Scott regarding non polar matters.
J E Abercromby collection
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- ReferenceGB 15 J E Abercromby
- Dates of Creation1901
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical DescriptionCorrespondence (2 leaves)
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
J E Abercromby was a contemporary of the Antarctic explorer Robert Falcon Scott (1868-1912).
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Assistant Archivist with assistance from R. Stancombe and reference to Robert Keith Headland Antarctic Chronology, unpublished corrected revision of Chronological list of Antarctic expeditions and related historical events, (1 December 2001) Cambridge University Press (1989) ISBN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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