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Letter from Edward Walter Maunder (Eclipse Camp, North West River, Labrador) to his children (no place given), 1905-08-21

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 205/2/5a

Scope and Contents

Re the postmark and delivery of the letter; the environment around the camp; their mother and other expedition members have been badly bitten by mosquitoes and other insects and are worn down; unloading the ship; the weather and aurora; arrival of the observing equipment; bathing in the lake, etc.
Postscript: thanks for their letters; blessings; Frank has 'been simply of immense use to us, and has worked like a Briton'.


  • 1905-08-21

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3 page(s) : paper

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

There is some minor fold damage and a little edge discolouration.

Former / Other Reference

RGO 205/13


Maunder, E.W.

Finding aid date

2011-05-20 09:43:00+00:00

Repository Details

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