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Antarctica Raw Notes

Identifier: clels4

Scope and Contents

A collection of handwritten notes, newspaper clippings, printed articles and email correspondence. Documents the history of New Zealand exploration of Antarctica, along with New Zealand-United States relations concerning activity in Antarctica. The correspondence is of both a personal and professional nature, often concerning the history of Antarctic exploration, folklore and other miscellaneous topics. The publication date range c. 1974-2004. The subject matter includes dates from 1901 onwards.


  • Creation: 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.)

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Repository Details

Part of the Tapuaka Heritage & Archive Collections - JC Beaglehole Reading Room, Victoria University of Wellington Library Repository

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