The collection comprises of the correspondence by Pedley to Robert Falcon Scott.
G Foster Pedley collection
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- ReferenceGB 15 G Foster Pedley
- Dates of Creation1907
- Name of Creator
- Physical DescriptionCorrespondence (3 leaves)
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
During the spring of 1907 G Foster Pedley corresponded with Robert Falcon Scott regarding the design and use of motor sledges for polar exploration. Scott was to take motor sledges with him on the British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913.
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Assistant Archivist with assistance from R. Stancombe and reference to Robert Keith Headland Antarctic Chronology, unpublished corrected revision of Chronological list of Antarctic expeditions and related historical events, (1 December 2001) Cambridge University Press (1989) ISBN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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