The collection comprises of correspondence by Canon Glossop with Apsley Cherry-Garrard.
Canon G H P Glossop collection
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- ReferenceGB 15 Canon G H P Glossop
- Dates of Creation1916
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical DescriptionCorrespondence (2 leaves)
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Administrative / Biographical History
In 1916 Canon G H P Glossop undertook the task of arranging the parochial affairs in the parish of Wheathampstead. The death of the last curate meant that the living became vacant. From his residence at Romeland House, St Albans, Cannon Glossop worked with the churchwardens of Wheathampstead regarding the stipend. Apsley Cherry-Garrard (assistant zoologist, British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913) lived at Lamer Park adjacent to the parish.
The correspondence is arranged chronologically.
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Descriptions compiled by N. Boneham, Assistant Archivist with assistance from R. Stancombe and reference to Robert Keith Headland Antarctic Chronology, unpublished corrected revision of Chronological list of Antarctic expeditions and related historical events, (1 December 2001) Cambridge University Press (1989) ISBN 0521309034
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Clive Holland Manuscripts in the Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge, England - a catalogue, Garland Publishing New York and London (1982) ISBN 0824093941.
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