The collection comprises of correspondence by Joerg to the geographer and meteorologist Hugh Robert Mill
W L G Joerg collection
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- ReferenceGB 15 W L G Joerg
- Dates of Creation1930
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical DescriptionCorrespondence (6 leaves)
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
W L G Joerg was born in 1885, an American geographer and polar cartographer he died in 1952
The correspondence to Mill is arranged chronologically
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Descriptions compiled by N. Boneham, Assistant Archivist with assistance from R. Stancombe and reference to Antarctic Chronology, unpublished corrected revision of Chronological list of Antarctic expeditions and related historical events by Robert Keith Headland (1 December 2001) Cambridge University Press (1989) ISBN 0521309034 and Geographic names of the Antarctic 2nd edition June 1995 US board on Geographic Names
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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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