The collection comprises of correspondence by Barter to Joseph Kinsey regarding the British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913 (leader Robert Falcon Scott).
John Reginald Barter collection
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- ReferenceGB 15 John Reginald Barter
- Dates of Creation1911
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical DescriptionCorrespondence (1 microfilm)
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Administrative / Biographical History
John Reginald Barter was born in 1871, he lived in New Zealand and was a contemporary of Joseph Kinsey and corresponded with the latter regarding the British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913 (leader Robert Falcon Scott) with particular mention of the animals. He died in 1954.
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Assistant Archivist with assistance from R. Stancombe and reference to Robert Keith Headland Antarctic Chronology, unpublished corrected revision of Chronological list of Antarctic expeditions and related historical events, (1 December 2001) Cambridge University Press (1989) ISBN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 and National Library of New Zealand
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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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