The collection comprises of correspondence by Lipscomb with the Antarctic explorer Apsley Cherry-Garrard regarding fellow British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913 member Edward RGR Evans.
Eustace Lipscomb collection
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- ReferenceGB 15 Eustace Lipscomb
- Dates of Creation1913
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical DescriptionCorrespondence (2 leaves)
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Administrative / Biographical History
On the return of the British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913 (leader Robert Falcon Scott) several of the expedition members gave lectures on their experiences. One of these lectures took place at St Albans. Eustace Lipscomb was involved in the organisation of this lecture.
The correspondence is arranged chronologically.
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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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