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Bruce, William Speirs, explorer, 1867–1921


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Albums relating to Robert Mossman and the Scottish National Antarctic Expedition, 1902-1905.

Identifier: Acc.13649
Scope and Contents Scrapbook relating to Robert Mossman and the Scottish National Antarctic Expedition, 1902-1905. The scrapbook includes: Mossman`s commission as 2nd Lieutenant in the 1st Edinburgh City Volunteer Artillery, 1893; 17 letters, 1902-1905, of Mossman to his father and `Isabella`, concerning his journey and experiences on board ship, destinations on his journey including Kngstown in Ireland, Madeira, the Cape Verde Islands, Port Stanley, the South Orkneys and Buenos Aires; a letter of William...
Dates: 1893-1938

Letters to John Murray, publishers, of correspondents with surnames from Bruce, J. to Bruschetti., 1812-1908.

Identifier: MS.40162
Scope and Contents This manuscript includes letters, 1883-1903, of William Napier Bruce to John Murray III and John Murray IV. Many of the letters concern his publication “Life of General Sir Charles Napier”, and Austen Henry Layard’s autobiography, which he edited. Also included are two letters, 1833 and 1856, of Isambard Kingdom Brunel to John Murray II and John Murray III. All the letters are arranged alphabetically by correspondent and by date under each name. An additional correspondent has been added to...
Dates: 1812-1908.

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Antarctica. Continent. 1
Argentina. South America. Nation. Longitude: -64.0000. Latitude: -34.0000. 1
Buenos Aires (inhabited place). South America - Argentina - Distrito Federal. Longitude: -58.5000. Latitude: -34.6667. 1
Copies. Derivative objects. 1
Dirleton. Europe - United Kingdom - Scotland - East Lothian. Inhabited place. Longitude: -2.7667. Latitude: 56.0333. 1