The collection comprises of the correspondence by Thursby-Pelham to Apsley Cherry-Garrard.
Dorothy Thursby-Pelham collection
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- ReferenceGB 15 Dorothy Thursby-Pelham
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- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical DescriptionCorrespondence (2 leaves)
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Dorothy Thursby-Pelham was a contemporary of Apsley Cherry-Garrard (assistant zoologist, British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913). She corresponded with Cherry-Garrard regarding the emperor penguin specimens from the expedition.
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Assistant Archivist with assistance from R. Stancombe and reference to Robert Keith Headland Antarctic Chronology, unpublished corrected revision of Chronological list of Antarctic expeditions and related historical events, (1 December 2001) Cambridge University Press (1989) ISBN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
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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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