The collection comprises of correspondence by von Neumayer to the geographer and meteorologist Hugh Robert Mill
George von Neumayer collection
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- ReferenceGB 15 George von Neumayer
- Dates of Creation1895-1905
- Name of Creator
- Physical DescriptionCorrespondence (3 leaves)
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Administrative / Biographical History
George Balthasar von Neumayer was born in 1828. He became the founder and first director of the German Naval Observatory in Hamburg. He died in 1909
The correspondence to Mill is arranged chronologically
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Descriptions compiled by N. Boneham, Assistant Archivist with assistance from R. Stancombe and reference to Geographic names of the Antarctic 2nd edition, June 1995 US Board of Geographical names
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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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