The collection comprises of correspondence with Robert Falcon Scott regarding the British National Antarctic Expedition, 1901-1904.
Martin Leak collection
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- ReferenceGB 15 Martin Leak
- Dates of Creation1900
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical DescriptionCorrespondence (1 leaf)
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Martin Leak was one of several men who wrote to Scott regarding places on the British Antarctic Expedition, 1901-1904. He did not serve on the expedition.
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Assistant Archivist with assistance from R. Stancombe and reference to Robert Keith Headland Antarctic Chronology, unpublished corrected revision of Chronological list of Antarctic expeditions and related historical events, (1 December 2001) Cambridge University Press (1989) ISBN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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