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Wordie, Sir James Mann, 1889-1962 (Knight, polar explorer, geologist and college head)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1889 - 1962

Biography

Sir James Mann Wordie (1889-1962), polar explorer, geologist; Master, St. John's, 1952-59

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

 File

An expedition to north west Greenland and the Canadian Arctic in 1937, reprinted from The Geographical Journal, vo. XCII no. 5, November 1938, 1938-1952

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9777/13/3
Scope and Contents

Reprint, with letter, Wordie to Thomas Lethbridge, 1947, and letter, Richard W. Feachem to Lethbridge, 1952

Dates: 1938-1952
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Item

Letter to T.C. Lethbridge, 1952

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9777/23/3/66
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Includes Lethbridge's sketchbooks of boats at Hartland Point and Woollacombe, 1934-38

Dates: 1952
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 File

Wordie, J.M.: Correspondence with the Press, 1938

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/PRESS 3/1/2/13625
Scope and Contents From the Series: The correspondence comprises incoming letters, including readers' reports.This series is known as ‘author files’ because the arrangement is focused upon the individual. Some contain correspondence only. The correspondence includes readers' reports from 1913 onwards.As the new Press Archive catalogue is not yet complete, please use the 'Former / Other Reference' to request these items.For the number of items (not the number of letters) see the number in brackets after the Former /...
Dates: 1938
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Scholarly access to this material may be restricted if it contains information exempted from disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act, 2000. Please apply in advance to the Cambridge University Press Archivist.

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