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David family papers, 1876-1937

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David family papers, 1876-1937

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9AL4jq5Y

David family papers, 1876-1937

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David family papers, 1876-1937

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David family papers, 1876-1937

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Date

1876-1937

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9AL4jq5Y
Physical Description

Contents

6 volumes, 4 boxes and 1 outsize folder

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Fonds

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Partially Microfilmed : CY 3809 (MLMSS 3022/1); CY 3810 (MLMSS 3022/2); CY 3811 (MLMSS 3022/3)

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

SERIES 01 PART 01
Tannatt William Edgeworth David papers, 1876-1934

SERIES 01 PART 02
Tannatt William Edgeworth David manuscripts, mainly regarding the geology of Antarctica, n.d.

SERIES 01 PART 03
Tannatt William Edgeworth David manuscripts and miscellaneous papers, 1907-1931

SERIES 01 PART 04
Tannatt William Edge...

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David family papers, 1876-1937

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NOTES

General note

This collection includes pictorial material

Keyword subjects:
Geology -- Antarctica
Geology -- India

Description source

Information upgraded from Manuscripts Leaf Catalogue No. 1 (7-1064C) as part of the eRecords Project, 2010-2011

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Sir Tannatt William Edgeworth David, 1858-1934, geologist and Antarctic explorer, came to New South Wales in 1882 as assistant surveyor in the Department of Mines, and held the Chair of Geology and Physical Geography at Sydney University from 1891-1924. He married Caroline Martha (Cara) Mallett in 1885. In 1907 he joined the British Antarctic Exped...

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9AL4jq5Y

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422722

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