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Frank Wild diary of a sledging journey, 10 October 1908-28 February 1909 with translations of coded passages

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MLMSS 2955

Record identifier

YRlZmM3n

Frank Wild diary of a sledging journey, 10 October 1908-28 February 1909 with translations of coded passages

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Frank Wild diary of a sledging journey, 10 October 1908-28 February 1909 with translations of coded passages

Full title

Frank Wild diary of a sledging journey, 10 October 1908-28 February 1909 with translations of coded passages

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Date

1908-1909

Call Numbers

MLMSS 2955

Record Identifier

YRlZmM3n
Physical Description

Contents

1 box of textual material - photocopies

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Fonds

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Item 1
a. Diary, describing Wild's experiences while on Shackleton's Polar sledging party, including a daily record of the events during the journey with Shackleton, Dr Eric Marshall and Jameson Boyd Adams across the Ross Barrier, up the Beardmore Glacier to within a hundred miles of the South Pole, events leading up to the final decision of the...

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Frank Wild diary of a sledging journey, 10 October 1908-28 February 1909 with translations of coded passages

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Keyword subjects:

British Antarctic Expedition --1907-1909

Description source

Information transferred from Manuscripts Leaf Catalogue No. 1 (7-952C) as part of the eRecords Project, 2010-2011

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

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Originals in Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge, England

Administrative / Biographical history

Frank Wild, 1873-1939, took part in five Antarctic expeditions, 1901-1922. This sledging journey was made during Sir E. H. Shackleton's Nimrod expedition, 1907-1909

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MLMSS 2955

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YRlZmM3n

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913024

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