Enid Briggs collection 1910-1927


Enid Briggs collection 1910-1927

Miscellaneous ephemera (11 volumes, circa 15 leaves)



SNAC Resource ID: 6285290

Scott Polar Research Institute

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Enid Briggs as collator

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Enid Briggs collected material on expeditions to the Antarctic. This material comprised of letters to explorers and their families, press cuttings and a collection of autographs. From the guide to the Enid Briggs collection, 1910-1927, (Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge) ...

Briggs Enid

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Lester Maxime Charles 1891-1957

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Wilkins, George Hubert, Sir, 1888-1958

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British Expedition to Graham Land 1920-1922

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Scott, Robert Falcon, 1868-1912

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Epithet: Captain British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001512.0x00006d ...