Coats, correspondence

Scope and Content

  • MS 101/34/1-3;D Letters (3) to William Speirs Bruce, 1911-1913 [Brief notes of thanks] 3 leaves, holograph
  • MS 1325/10/1-3;D Letters (3) to Hugh Robert Mill, 1898 [Regarding forthcoming expedition] 3 leaves, holograph

Administrative / Biographical History

The correspondence relates to the British Sport-Hunting and Scientific Expedition, 1898 (led by Coats) to the Russian Arctic and Svalbard.



Related Material

The Institute holds archival collections for both William Speirs Bruce and Hugh Robert Mill. The Institute also holds extensive archival collections for the Scottish National Antarctic Expedition, 1902-1904 (leader William Speirs Bruce) that Coats sponsored.