Matthews, correspondence

Scope and Content

  • MS 101/60;D Letter to William Speirs Bruce, 2 June 1913 [Regarding Scotia] 1 leaf, holograph
  • MS 100/74;D Letter to Hugh Robert Mill, 17 November 1912 [Regarding North Atlantic ice observations of Scotia, 1913] 7 leaves holograph

Administrative / Biographical History

The steam yacht Scotia captained by Thomas Robertson was the expedition ship for the Scottish National Antarctic Expedition, 1902-1904 (leader William Speirs Bruce), after the expedition it made voyages in the north Atlantic.



Related Material

The Institute holds extensive archival collection for both Bruce and Mill.

Corporate Names