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Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 0402 PBB
Held at: Royal Geographical Society
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Date(s): 1909-1921
Level of description: Collection level
Extent: 5 boxes
Name of creator(s): Peru-Bolivia Boundary Commission


Administrative/Biographical history:



Scope and content/abstract:

Correspondence, log books survey notes, maps and other papers concerning the members and the work of the Commission and the publication of its results, 1909-1921, including correspondence with H S Toppin; calculations of positions; survey notebooks, angle books and log books of H S Toppin, 1911-1913 and log book of C G Moores, 1911.

Access & Use

Language/scripts of material:
English, Spanish and French

System of arrangement:

As outlined in the Scope and Content.

Conditions governing access:

Accessible via The Foyle Reading Room. Free of charge for Fellows, Members and those with valid academic identification. All other users pay a charge and must bring identification in order to register on arrival.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Photocopying at the discretion of the Archivist, and subject to completion of 'application for copies' form. No reproduction or publication without permission of the IBG-RGS Archivist.

Finding aids:

Card index available in the Foyle Reading Room.

Archival Information

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:


Allied Materials

Related material:

RGS Archives - Correspondence Block 1911-20: Fawcett, P H correspondence of 1906-10, July-Dec. 1911 and April 1912. Headley, Col W C.

Publication note:

Description Notes

Archivist's note:
Prepared by Archives volunteer using existing finding aids. Revised by Sarah Drewery.

Rules or conventions:
ISAD(G) ed. 2, name authority NRA.

Date(s) of descriptions:
17 May 2001; Aug 2008.

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