Apsley Cherry-Garrard collection 1910-1950


Apsley Cherry-Garrard collection 1910-1950

Expedition material, correspondence and other ephemera



SNAC Resource ID: 6285062

Scott Polar Research Institute

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Abbott George d 1923

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Jagger, Charles Sargeant, 1885-1934

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Charles Sargeant Jagger was born in Yorkshire on 17 December 1885. At the age of fourteen, he was apprenticed to Messrs. Mappin and Webb of Sheffield to learn silver engraving. He studied concurrently at the Sheffield School of Art, winning a scholarship in 1903 to study sculpture at the Royal College of Art in London. Joining the Artists' Rifles on the outbreak of the First World War, Jagger was commissioned in the Worcestershire Regiment, serving in Gallipoli and on the Western Front. He was t...

Huxley, Leonard, 1860-1933

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English writer, editor, educator. From the description of Leonard Huxley letter to S. S. McClure [manuscript], 1896 January 1. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 764681159 English editor and author. From the description of Autograph letters signed (2) : Godalming, to W.A. Knight, 1892 July 28-1900 Nov. 19. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269543358 Leonard Huxley was born in 1860 in London, son of the famous scientist Thomas Henry H...

Granville-Barker, Harley Granville, 1877-1946.

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Harmer, S. F. (Sidney Frederic), 1862-1950

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Debenham, Frank, 1883-1965

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Epithet: JP British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000267.0x000134 Epithet: of the London County Council British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000267.0x000135 Frank Debenham was born on 26 December 1883 in Bowral, New South Wales, Australia. He was educated at the University of Sydney, initially gaining an arts degree before r...

Epstein, Jacob, 1880-1959

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Jacob Epstein was born on 10 November 1880 in New York. While working in a bronze foundry, he studied sculptural modelling at evening classes. In 1902, he went to Paris to study at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts and the Academie Julian. He moved to London in 1905, where he settled permanently, becoming a British subject in 1911. Among his major works is a figure of Christ in bronze, made during the First World War, which was bought by Apsley Cherry-Garrard. Epstein was knighted in 1954 and died in Lon...

Farrar Arthur

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Cherry-Garrard, Apsley, 1886-1959

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A. Cherry-Garrard, 1886-1959, was the assistant zoologist on the British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913, led by Captain R. F. Scott. From the description of Scientific notes [manuscript]. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225809723 ...

Scott, Robert Falcon, 1868-1912

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Wright, Charles S. (Charles Seymour), 1887-1975

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English Antarctic explorer. From the description of Correspondence, with Prof. W.H. Hobbs, 1927-1949. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34369143 Sir Charles Seymour Wright, KCB, OBE, MC, MA, was born in Canada in 1887. He was educated at Upper Canada College and the University Toronto. He won a scholarship to Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, England, undertaking research in cosmic rays at the Cavendish Laboratory. It was while studying in Cambr...

Cherry-Garrard Evelyn d. 1946

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Scott, Kathleen, 1878-1947

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Seaver George 1890-1976

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Assheton Richard 1863-1915

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Bazett, H. C. (Henry Cuthbert), 1885-

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Drake Francis fl 1913

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Beaumont Lewis Anthony 1847-1922

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Wilson Oriana d 1945

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Crean, Tom, 1877-1938

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Thomas Crean, explorer, was born in Ireland on July 20, 1877. He enlisted in the Royal Navy in 1893 and was serving in New Zealand when he volunteered to join the British National Antarctic Expedition, 1901-1904 (leader Robert Falcon Scott) as an Able Seaman. On his return to the Navy, he became a Petty Officer and was subsequently selected to join the British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913 (leader Robert Falcon Scott) as an expert sledger and pony handler. As a member of the final support part...

Nansen, Fridtjof, 1861-1930

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Epithet: Norwegian explorer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000471.0x000249 Fridtjof Nansen, a Norwegian explorer, oceanographer, and statesman, was noted for his Arctic expedition of 1893-1896, travelling closer to the North Pole than anyone had reached and using his specially-built vessel "Fram" to demonstrate the revolutionary concept of pack-ice drift. Frederick Sydney Parry was the grandson of Arctic explo...

Hodge Albert Hemstock 1875-1918

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British Antarctic Expedition (1898-1900)

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Levick George Murray 1876-1956

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Atkinson, Edward Leicester 1882-1929

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Edward Leicester Atkinson was born in Trinidad on 23 November 1882. He was educated at Forest School in Walthamstow and studied medicine at St Thomas's Hospital. He qualified as a surgeon in 1906 and subsequently entered the Royal Navy in 1908. Atkinson joined the British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913 (leader Robert Falcon Scott) as surgeon to the main party and as parasitologist and bacteriologist. The expedition proved to be productive for Atkinson, who found some interesting ne...

Ponting, Herbert George

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Epithet: Antarctic photographer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001035.0x0000c4 Official photographer to the British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913. From the description of Papers [manuscript]. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225764795 Herbert George Ponting was born in 1870. He entered banking at the age of eighteen, but left to run a fruit ranch in California. In ...

Ashton, Peter

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Peter Ashton was from Lancashire. He married Mildred, the sister of polar explorer Apsley Cherry-Garrard, in November 1914. During the First World War, he served at Gallipoli with the Herefordshire regiment, winning a Military Cross. From the guide to the Peter Ashton collection, 1915, (Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge) ...

Apsley-Smith William 1856-1927

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Bowers, Henry Robertson, 1883-1912

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Henry Robertson Bowers (born 29 July 1883, Greenock, Scotland – c. 29 March 1912, Antarctica, near the South Pole) was one of Robert Falcon Scott's polar party on the ill-fated Terra Nova expedition of 1910–1913, all of whom died during their return from the South Pole....

Fitchett William Henry d 1928

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Wilson, Edward, 1872-1912

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Edward Adrian Wilson was born in Cheltenham, England on 23 July 1872, second son of a respected Cheltenham medical practitioner. He was educated at Cheltenham College and studied natural science and medicine at Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge and St. George's Hospital, London. In 1898, he was diagnosed with tuberculosis and spent several months convalescing in Norway and Switzerland, giving him the opportunity to hone his skills as a watercolour artist and wildlife illustrator...

Barr Michel de Vaisseau

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Scott, Hannah

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Hannah Scott (nee Cuming) was the daughter of William Bennett Cuming of Plymouth, a Lloyd's surveyor. She married John Scott, a brewer, in 1861 and had four daughters - Etttie, Rose, Grace and Katherine - and two sons, Robert Falcon (born in 1868) and Archie. The family lived at Outlands, near Devonport. After the brewery was sold, the family had to lease Outlands. The capital from the sale was soon reduced to almost nothing. John Scott died in October 1897, leaving Hannah close to penury and de...

Cope John Lachlan 1893-1947

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Farrar, Charlotte

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Lambart, Frederick Rudolph 1865-1946

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Apsley George Benet Cherry-Garrard

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Apsley George Benet Cherry-Garrard was born in Bedford on 2 January 1886. He was educated at Winchester College and Christ Church, Oxford. Despite being hampered by poor eyesight he was, on Edward Adrian Wilson's recommendation selected as assistant zoologist for the British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913 (leader Robert Falcon Scott). Spending two years at Cape Evans, he edited the expedition newspaper The South Polar Times and took part in all the major sledging activities, includ...

Priestley, Raymond E. (Raymond Edward), 1886-1974

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Assheton Francis

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