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Reference numberNLB/47/389
Alternative reference numberNLB/47 p227
LevelItem
Title Copy letter from Archibald Geikie to [William Napier] Shaw
Date25 January 1913
Description'I am passing on to you the proof of the rest of Commander Hepworth's Introduction to Part II of the "Meteorology" of the Antarctic Expedition. I have read it and have pencilled some verbal amendments, but without alteration of any of the statements.
You will remember that before Captain Scott left on his present Expedition, I drafter a preface to the present volume and [transmitted] it to him and to you. I have [sub...] this draft (to which he agreed) in the new Preface and I should be glad of any observations that you may have to make on it. Please return the written copy, as I find it is the only one we have.'
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6174Geikie; Sir; Archibald (1835 - 1924); geologist and historian1835 - 1924
NA7142Shaw; Sir; William Napier (1854 - 1945)1854 - 1945
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