Historical information

Dick Richards was the former Principal at the Ballarat School of Mines, and member of Shackleton's Antarctic Expedition.

Physical description

Correspondence relating to Dick Richards, Hilda Wardle and Allan Richardson.

Inscriptions & markings

“He [Dick] was a friend of my mother (then Hilda Allan Wardle) … and his wife, Dorothy, was, I understand a cousin of my mother. …”

Dick Richards responds “Hilda was a great friend of both myself and my former wife.”