Osborn correspondence

Scope and Content

  • MS 116/56/1-9;D Letters (9) to William Penny, 28 November 1851 to 6 December 1852 [Regarding Horatio Austin and Edward Belcher] 10 leaves, holograph
  • MS 116/56/10;D Letter to Mrs William Penny, 10 December 1852 [Regarding the birth of Sherard Osborn's daughter] holograph

Administrative / Biographical History

The correspondence relates to personal matters and Penny's fellow Arctic explorers



Related Material

The Institute holds an archival collection for William Penny