The collection comprises of correspondence by Hayes and papers
James Hayes collection
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- ReferenceGB 15 James Hayes
- Dates of Creation1924-1935
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical DescriptionCorrespondence (144 leaves) papers (2 leaves)
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
James Gordon Hayes was a contemporary of the geographer and meteorologist Hugh Robert Mill (1861-1956)
The collection is split into two sub-fonds comprising of correspondence and papers respectively
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Descriptions compiled by N. Boneham, Assistant Archivist with assistance from R. Stancombe and reference to Arctic, exploration and development c500 BC to 1915, an encyclopaedia by Clive Holland, Garland Publishing, London (1994) and Exploring Polar Frontiers, a historical encyclopaedia by William Mills, San Diego and Oxford, 2003 and Antarctic Chronology, unpublished corrected revision of Chronological list of Antarctic expeditions and related historical events by Robert Keith Headland (1 December 2001) Cambridge University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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