Fisher, papers

Scope and Content

  • MS 287/23-25;D Papers on the flora of Zemlya Frantsa-Iosifa, 1894, 1895 and [1898], 23 leaves, holograph
  • MS 287/28/1-2;D Particulars of Polar Bear and its lair shot in Zemlya Frantsa-Iosifa on 3 February 1895, 2 leaves, holograph

Administrative / Biographical History

The papers relate to Zemlya Frantsa-Iosifa which Fisher visited as part of the British Exploring Expedition, 1894-1897 (leader Frederick Jackson) [Jackson-Harmsworth polar Expedition]



Related Material

The Institute holds several archival collections containing material relating to Zemlya Frantsa-Iosifa including the British Exploring Expedition, 1894-1895 (leader Frederick Jackson) [Jackson-Harmsworth Polar Expedition]


Geographical Names