James William Dell collection 1908-1922


James William Dell collection, 1908-1922

James William Dell collection 1908-1922

Expedition material (1 microfilm, 67 leaves)


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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...

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James William Dell was born ca. 1880 at Worthing. In 1895, he joined the Royal Navy and served with the British National Antarctic Expedition, 1901-1904 (leader Robert Falcon Scott), as able seaman in Discovery . He participated in two sledging journeys and his skills as a sail maker were employed in producing canvas ration bags and sleeping bags. On his return from the expedition, he was invalided out of the Navy for two years and then rejoined, serving in the Dardanell...