Reference numberMS/948
TitlePapers relating to the Royal Society Halley Bay expedition by Colonel Robert Arthur 'Robin' Smart
CreatorSmart; Robert Arthur (1914-1986); British army medical officer
DescriptionInternational Geophysical Year papers of Colonel Robin Smart, Leader of the Royal Society Halley Bay expedition 1956-1957.
Extent17 files and 1 diary
Physical descriptionLoose papers and one notebook (diary) bound in black canvas covers with a red spine
Access statusOpen
Access conditionsSome files with personnel deatils to remain closed until 2026 (70 years from date of creation)
Related materialRoyal Society institutional records on the Halley Bay expedition and base can be found at EXP/11
Related records in the catalogueEXP/11
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