The collection comprises of correspondence by Richards to Reginald Pound.
Stanley Richards collection
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- ReferenceGB 15 Stanley Richards
- Dates of Creation1962-1965
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical DescriptionCorrespondence (18 leaves)
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Stanley Richards was the administrator and keeper of the Royal Institute of South Wales, Swansea during the 1960s. He wrote about Edgar Evans a native of Wales who served on the British National Antarctic Expedition, 1901-1904 and the British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913 (both led by Robert Falcon Scott).
The correspondence is arranged chronologically.
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Descriptions compiled by N. Boneham, Assistant Archivist with assistance from R. Stancombe and reference Robert Keith Headland Antarctic Chronology, unpublished corrected revision of Chronological list of Antarctic expeditions and related historical events, (1 December 2001) Cambridge University Press (1989) ISBN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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