The collection comprises of correspondence by Lloyd to Robert Falcon Scott on polar matters including the British National Antarctic Expedition, 1901-1904.
William Lloyd collection
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- ReferenceGB 15 William Lloyd
- Dates of Creation1901-1904
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical DescriptionCorrespondence (Circa 4 leaves)
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
William H Lloyd was one of many people to write to Scott prior to the departure of the departure of Discovery for the Antarctic in 1901. He later renewed his correspondence with Scott on the latter's return from the British National Antarctic Expedition, 1901-1904.
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Assistant Archivist with assistance from R. Stancombe and reference to Robert Keith Headland Antarctic Chronology, unpublished corrected revision of Chronological list of Antarctic expeditions and related historical events, (1 December 2001) Cambridge University Press (1989) ISBN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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