The collection comprises of material collected by Jackson regarding the Arctic and Antarctic explorer Roald Amundsen. The material relates to his Arctic achievements.
Stephen Carter Jackson collection
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- ReferenceGB 15 Stephen Carter Jackson
- Dates of Creation[1905-1926]
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical DescriptionHistorical papers (1 microfilm)
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Stephen Carter Jackson collected material on the Arctic and Antarctic explorer Roald Amundsen.
The collection is arranged chronologically.
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Anyone wishing to consult material should ensure they note the entire MS reference and the name of the originator.
The term holograph is used when the item is wholly in the handwriting of the author. The term autograph is used when the author has signed the item.
Descriptions compiled by N. Boneham, Assistant Archivist with assistance from R. Stancombe and reference to Encyclopaedia of Antarctica and the Southern Oceans ed. Bernard Stonehouse, John Wiley & Sons, Chichester (2002) ISBN 0471986658 SPRI Library (7) and Scottish Geographical Magazine (November 1928) volume 44 p259-260 SPRI Library Shelf Pam 92[Amundsen, Roald] and Nature (October 1928) volume 122 number 3075 p514-516, 545 and Robert Keith Headland Antarctic Chronology, unpublished corrected revision of Chronological list of Antarctic expeditions and related historical events, (1 December 2001) Cambridge University Press (1989) ISBN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 and Clive Holland Arctic, exploration and development c500 BC to 1915, an encyclopaedia Garland Publishing, London (1994) ISBN number 0824076486
Other Finding Aids
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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