The collection comprises of correspondence by Brennecke to William Speirs Bruce regarding the Scottish National Antarctic Expedition, 1902-1904 (led by Bruce).
Wilhelm Brennecke collection
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- ReferenceGB 15 Wilhelm Brennecke
- Dates of Creation1913
- Name of Creator
- Physical DescriptionCorrespondence (1 leaf)
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Administrative / Biographical History
Wilhelm Brennecke wrote to William Speirs Bruce regarding the oceanographical results of the Scottish National Antarctic Expedition, 1902-1904. These results were published between 1907-1912 in several volumes by the Scottish Oceanographical Laboratory, Edinburgh.
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Assistant Archivist with assistance from R. Stancombe and reference to Robert Keith Headland Antarctic Chronology, unpublished corrected revision of Chronological list of Antarctic expeditions and related historical events, (1 December 2001) Cambridge University Press (1989) ISBN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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