Society resolutions

Scope and Content

  • MS 943;D Resolution of sympathy, 11 February 1913 [Signed by Lord George Hamilton as chairman regarding the loss of the Pole Party, British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913] 1 leaf
  • MS 1016/424;ER Testimonial of sympathy [See MS 943;D]

Administrative / Biographical History

The resolutions relate to the news of the deaths of the Pole party on their return from the South Pole in 1912, British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913 (leader Robert Falcon Scott).

Arrangement

As deposited at the Institute.

Related Material

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