Reference numberNLB/39/148
Alternative reference numberNLB/39 p97
TitleCopy letter from Archibald Geikie to Admiral Field
Date3 December 1908
Description'Dear Admiral Field,
Herewith I send you the following documents which you have kindly undertaken to look into.
1. A copy of the Antarctic Meteorological Volume.
2. A type-written copy of a letter from Captain Scott, dated 10th Oct 1908.
3. A type-written copy of a letter by Dr Shaw (in answer to no 2), 10th Nov 1908 with appendices.
4. A type-written copy of a letter from Captain Scott dated 23 November (not yet answered).'
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA6174Geikie; Sir; Archibald (1835 - 1924)1835 - 1924
NA7142Shaw; Sir; William Napier (1854 - 1945)1854 - 1945
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