Gordon, correspondence

Scope and Content

  • MS 841/6/1-3;D Letters (2) to Apsley Cherry-Garrard, 1950 to 1951, 4 leaves

Administrative / Biographical History

The correspondence relates to material left by Mrs Reginald Smith to Apsley Cherry-Garrard in her will. Reginald Smith was involved with the British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913 (leader Robert Falcon Scott). Mention is made of fellow expedition member Edward Adrian Wilson who perished with Scott during the return from the South Pole in 1912.



Related Material

The Institute holds over a hundred archival collections containing material relating to the British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913, see SPRI collection GB 015 British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913 for more information.