Chapman, F. Spencer (Frederick Spencer), 1907-1971

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Frederick Spencer Chapman was born in 1907. He studied at St Johns College Cambridge. He was a member of the British Arctic Air Route Expedition, 1930-1931 (leader Henry Watkins). He visited Greenland again in 1933. He died in 1971.

Published work Watkins last expedition 1934 Lhassa, The Holy City 1937

From the guide to the Frederick Chapman collection, 1930, (Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge)

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creatorOf Petersen, N. O.,. Autograph album : manuscript, 1930-1938. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Chapman, F. Spencer (Frederick Spencer), 1907-1971. Letter. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
creatorOf Frederick Chapman collection, 1930 Scott Polar Research Institute
referencedIn Frederick Chapman collection, 1930 Scott Polar Research Institute
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associatedWith Chapman Frederick Spencer 1907-1971 person
associatedWith Dibner, Bern, person
associatedWith Petersen, N. O., person
associatedWith Watkins Henry George 1907-1932 person
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Arctic regions Discovery and exploration


Birth 1907-05-10

Death 1971-08-08





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SNAC ID: 16882293