Pfeffer correspondence

Scope and Content

  • MS 101/75;D Letter to William Speirs Bruce, 1 February 1912 [Regarding publication of German expedition to South Georgia, 1882-1883] holograph

Administrative / Biographical History

The German International Polar Year Expedition, 1882-1883 (leader Karl Schrader) sailed to South Georgia where they set up a base at Royal Bay Observations of the transit of Venus were undertaken with other scientific work



Related Material

The Institute holds an archival collection for William Speirs Bruce