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Papers of Arthur Scholes, 1947-1951 [manuscript]
Bib ID 730268
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Scholes, Arthur
 
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1947-1951] 
3 v. 
Summary

Diary (2 vols.) kept by Mr. Scholes during the Australian National Antarctic Research Expedition to Heard Island, 1947-1949. Diary (1 vol.) kept by Mr. Scholes during the voyage of Discovery II to the Queen Mary Land area of the Antarctic. Souvenir pennant of the 1947 expedition designed after the landing at Heard Island, Dec. 1947. Rough sketch map prepared during the exploration of the northern end of Heard Island.

Biography/History

Accompanied the pioneer expedition to Heard Island, 1947. He has published a book about it, Fourteen Men (1949).

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : MS 203.

Cited In

Guide to collection of manuscripts relating to Australia ; A610.

Subjects Scholes, Arthur -- Archives.  |  Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions.  |  Discovery II (Ship)  |  Heard Island (Heard and McDonald Islands)
Time Coverage 1947-1951 
Occupation Antarctic expeditionists.
Terms of Use Contents of the diaries not to be reproduced in the author's lifetime. 

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