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Riscoe, V. S. to Meyer, H. A., 04/09/1963-07/01/1963

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 22
Identifier: GAMMS461.1.22

Series-level Scope and Content Note

From the Series:

Consists primarily of correspondence to H.A. Meyer (also under his pseudonym, Hugh Merrick)


  • 04/09/1963-07/01/1963

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From the Collection: 0.25 Linear Feet (1 box )

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Shelf Location


Container Summary

3 Typed Letters Signed. V. S. Riscoe of the Himalayan Club writes to H. A. Meyer, first to request a translator recommendation for a French article on Janu and an Italian article. In his second letter, Riscoe asks Meyer if he could translate from German an article by Dr. Hamberger on the 1960 Lahoul expedition. Meyer's translation fee of 8 guineas is settled in letter three. Bob Lawford is mentioned in letters 1-3, and David Cox is mentioned in letters 1-2.

Subjects and Associated Physical Materials

RISCOE, V. S. - CORRESP. TO MEYER, H. A. (1963): Typed Letter Signed

MEYER, H. A. - CORRESP. FROM RISCOE, V. S. (1963): Typed Letter Signed


LAWFORD, BOB - REFERENCE (1963): Typed Letter Signed

COX, DAVID - REFERENCE (1963): Typed Letter Signed

Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Manuscripts Repository

Lauinger Library, 5th Floor
37th and O Streets, N.W.
Washington DC 20057