The collection comprises of correspondence by Fairfax to Reginald Pond relating to Robert Falcon Scott
John Fairfax collection
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- ReferenceGB 15 John Fairfax
- Dates of Creation1966
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical DescriptionCorrespondence (1 leaf)
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
John Fairfax was a contemporary of Reginald Pond who wrote a biography of the Antarctic explorer Robert Falcon Scott in the 1960s
The correspondence to Pond is arranged chronologically
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Descriptions compiled by N. Boneham, Assistant Archivist with assistance from R. Stancombe and reference to Antarctic Chronology, unpublished corrected revision of Chronological list of Antarctic expeditions and related historical events by Robert Keith Headland (1 December 2001) Cambridge University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 and
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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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