G Foster Pedley collection 1907


G Foster Pedley collection 1907

Correspondence (3 leaves)


SNAC Resource ID: 6285386

Scott Polar Research Institute

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During the spring of 1907 G Foster Pedley corresponded with Robert Falcon Scott regarding the design and use of motor sledges for polar exploration. Scott was to take motor sledges with him on the British Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913. From the guide to the G Foster Pedley collection, 1907, (Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge) ...

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