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Record #166123:

From the Arctic and Antarctic to 'the back parts of Mull': the life and career of William Gordon Burn Murdoch (1862-1939) / Geoffrey N. Swinney.

Title: From the Arctic and Antarctic to 'the back parts of Mull': the life and career of William Gordon Burn Murdoch (1862-1939) / Geoffrey N. Swinney.
Author(s): Swinney, Geoffrey N.
Date: 2003.
In: Scottish Geographical Journal. (2003.), Vol. 119(2) (2003)
Abstract: Scholarly account of career of artist who participated in Dundee Whaling Expedition to Antarctica, 1892-93, and visited Spitsbergen with William Speirs Bruce in 1911 and 1924. Murdoch was also involved in the establishment of the Alexandra Whaling Company and the Scottish Spitsbergen Syndicate.
Notes:

Scottish Geographical Journal. Vol. 119(2) :121-151 (2003).

Keywords: 92 -- Biographies: Murdoch, William Gordon Burn.
91(08) -- Expeditions: 1892-93 Dundee Whalers.
061.5 -- Business enterprises: Alexandra Whaling Company.
061.5 -- Business enterprises: Scottish Spitsbergen Syndicate.
X -- Biographies and obituaries.
(*7) -- Antarctic regions.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
SPRI record no.: 166123

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