Reference numberNLB/19/143
Alternative reference numberNLB/19 p68
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr John Scott Keltie, Royal Geographical Society
Date29 June 1899
DescriptionCould not previously answer Keltie's letter until Sir Clements Markham called with the information required. The Ship Sub-Committee was appointed by the general Antarctic Committee to consider all questions relating to the construction of the ship or ships to be used for the expeditions with power to invite tenders if it thinks fit, reporting to the joint Committee from time to time.

Lists the members of the Sub-Committee: President of the Royal Society [Joseph Lister] and Royal Geographical Society [Markham], Admiral Sir L McClintock, Admiral Aldrich, Captain Creak, Captain Field, Admiral Sir Vesey Hamilton, Admiral Sir J Hoskins, Admiral Markham, Sir J Murray, and Admiral Sir G S Nares.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8069Lister; Joseph (1827 - 1912); 1st Baron Lister of Lyme Regis1827 - 1912
NA1600McClintock; Sir; Francis Leopold (1819 - 1907)1819 - 1907
NA6450Nares; Sir; George Strong (1831 - 1915)1831 - 1915
NA1654Murray; Sir; John (1841 - 1914)1841 - 1914
NA7951Markham; Sir; Clements Robert (1830 - 1916)1830 - 1916
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