General correspondence

Scope and Content

  • MS 101/63/1-20;D Letters (20) to William Speirs Bruce, 1903 to 1913, [Personal news and discussion of expedition scientific results, including 12 October 1911, long account of Filchner expedition's visit to Buenos Aries] 26 leaves, mainly holograph
  • MS 932/12;D Letter to Sir John Scott Keltie, 5 April 1919 [He recommends Cope as a proper leader for the proposed Antarctic expedition] 1 leaf, holograph
  • MS 100/81/1-12;D Letters (12) to Hugh Robert Mill, 1902 to 1923 [4 letters from the expedition, 1902-1904; remainder on meteorological matters, Antarctic exploration and personal news] 16 leaves, holograph
  • MS 356/74/1-6;D Letters (6) to Robert Neal Rudmose Brown, 18 September 1906 to 30 March 1939 [On various matters, including text of a paper, 'Utility of the South Orkney Observatory, etc.' (6 pages)] 19 leaves, holograph and typescript

Administrative / Biographical History

Correspondence by Mossman regarding Scottish National Antarctic Expedition, 1902-1904 and a proposed Antarctic Expedition.


The correspondence is arranged alphabetically by recipient.