Reference numberNLB/57/349
Alternative reference numberNLB/57p197
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to WS Hoeseason, Esq, 13 Digby Mansions, Hammersmith Bridge, W 6
Date24 October 1919
DescriptionAnswering an enquiry regarding the possible exploration of South Shetland by Captain Basil Hall, FRS, and advises there are no records of his work on the South American cruise at the Royal Society. Suggests enquiring with the Hydrographic Department if the Admiralty for the existence of records relating to exploration and discovery, and the Royal Geographic Society.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA3408Hall; Basil (1788 - 1844)1788 - 1844
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