The collection comprises of correspondence by Kidson
Edward Kidson collection
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- ReferenceGB 15 Edward Kidson
- Dates of Creation1926-1930
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical DescriptionCorrespondence (8 leaves)
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Edward Kidson was born in Bilston Staffordshire in 1882. His family moved to New Zealand when he was a child and he was educated at Nelson College before attending university at Canterbury College. In 1927 he was appointed Director of the New Zealand Meteorological Service a position he held till his death in 1939 .
The correspondence is arranged alphabetically by recipient
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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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