Seaver, correspondence

Scope and Content

  • MS 559/114/1-2;D Letters (2) to Apsley Cherry-Garrard, 1 and 8 February 1929 [Regarding meeting and views on mutual acquaintances] 2 leaves, autograph
  • MS 559/115/1-2;D Letters (2) to Mrs Isabel Smith (wife of Reginald John), 9 February and 20 September 1933 [Regarding Edward Wilson of the Antarctic] 3 leaves, autograph
  • MS 715/6/1-10;D Letters (10) to Ida Wilson (sister of Edward Adrian Wilson), 17 September 1928 to 20 April 1932, 17 leaves, autograph
  • MS 965;D Letters [125], received by Seaver, 1932 to 1949 [Regarding his books on Edward Adrian Wilson]

Administrative / Biographical History

The correspondence relates to personnel of the British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913 (leader Robert Falcon Scott)and Seaver's biographies of Edward Adrian Wilson.


The correspondence is arranged alphabetically by recipient.