The collection comprises of correspondence relating to the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, [Ross Sea Party], 1914-1917 (Captains Mackintosh and Stenhouse).
The Otago Harbour Board collection
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- ReferenceGB 15 Otago Harbour Board
- Dates of Creation1916
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical DescriptionCorrespondence (170 leaves)
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The province of Otago is situated on the South Island of New Zealand. The capital is Dunedin. The provinces harbours came under the control of the provincial government in 1854. The harbour board was created in 1874.
The collection is placed within one file.
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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Assistant Archivist with assistance from R. Stancombe and reference to Robert Keith Headland Antarctic Chronology, unpublished corrected revision of Chronological list of Antarctic expeditions and related historical events, (1 December 2001) Cambridge University Press (1989) ISBN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 and Otago Library
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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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