Arnold, biographical work

Scope and Content

  • MS 964/1;D 'In Camera' the biography of Herbert Ponting, undated [Original typescript of Photographer of the World (1969) and letters, photographs, articles and other ephemera collected by Arnold in the preparation of this work] Circa 300 leaves, typescript

Administrative / Biographical History

Herbert Ponting Arnold's work Photographer of the World was first published in 1969.


As deposited.

Related Material

The Scott Polar Research Institute holds a number of photographs, film and other illustrative material in the Picture Library, which includes Ponting's work. The catalogue can be searched on line by going to the Picture Library Database and selecting the Enter Polar Pictures link.

The Institute holds an archival collection for Herbert Ponting.


Herbert Ponting, photographer of the world by Harry John Philip Arnold, Hutchinson, London, 1969. Available at the Institute, SPRI Library Shelf 92[Ponting H G]