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Nicknames, Harrowfield (Scott Base)

Identifier: clels4

Scope and Contents

A collection of (incomplete) printed articles by the titles of ‘The Tip of the Iceberg: A collection of yarns and ditties on New Zealanders in Antarctica’ by David L. Harrowfield, ‘Little America: Town at the End of the World’ by Paul A. Carter and ‘Ghost Riders: Travels with American Nomads’ by Richard Grant. Also contains some accompanying handwritten notes. The publication date range is 1979-2003.


  • Collection covers ca 1960-2010

Conditions Governing Access

Access is freely available within the J.C.Beaglehole Room for research and private study. For any use beyond this, please contact the J.C.Beaglehole Room ( in the first instance.


From the Fonds: 100 linear_centimeters (Hutt Valley Independent and Upper Hutt Advertiser (2009.044) has been given a call number (DU401.1 H982) and is located on the Atlas shelving.)

Language of Materials


  • Antarctica Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
  • Slang Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Repository Details

Part of the J C Beaglehole Room, Victoria University of Wellington Library Repository

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