Farrer, correspondence

Scope and Content

  • MS 559/66/1-2;D Letters (2) by Arthur to Apsley Cherry-Garrard, 19 October 1911 and 17 December 1918, [Regarding domestic politics in England, Cherry-Garrard's sisters wedding, Lady Scott's cars, Cherry-Garrard's affairs] 4 leaves, autograph
  • MS 559/67/1-2;D Letters (2) by Arthur to Evelyn Cherry-Garrard, (mother of Apsley), 17 February and 8 April 1913 [Regarding Apsley's return from the Antarctic] 2 leaves, autograph
  • MS 559/68;D Letter by Charlotte to Evelyn Cherry-Garrard, 13 February 1913 [Regarding end of British Antarctic Expedition,1910-1913] 1 leaf, autograph
  • MS 1453/91/1-7;D Letters (7) by Arthur to Kathleen Scott, 24 April to 19 December 1913 [Various legal matters arising from the British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913] 8 leaves, holograph and typescript

Administrative / Biographical History

The correspondence relates to personal and professional matters arising from the British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913 (leader Robert Falcon Scott) with particular reference to Apsley Cherry-Garrard.

Related Material

The Institute holds over a hundred archival collections containing material relating to this expedition, including a collection for Apsley Cherry-Garrard. See SPRI collection GB 015 British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913 for more information.