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Report on the Victoria University of Wellington Antarctic Expedition 1960-61: VUWAE 4



V.U.W.A.E. 1960-61 wishes to record its very great appreciation of the assistance given by these bodies:

Antarctic Division, D.S.I.R. (N.Z.) for advice, material help during the field season and during preparations.

The services of the United States of America for sea and air transport to and from Antarctica and in the field.

Other grateful acknowledgements are made to:

University of New Zealand for main financial assistance.

University of Wellington for Grant.

National Science Foundation for allowing Dr. Blank to accompany us.

Geology Department and Geography Department of Victoria University of Wellington for aid with instruments, etc.

Dr. R. W. Balham, Convenor, Antarctic Committee, V.U.W.

Lands and Survey Department for essential aerial photographs and maps before, during and after the field season.

Parents and wives of Expedition members for tolerating the absence of members and supplying Christmas goodies.

Levin and Company for Christmas spirit.

University of Canterbury for loan of survey equipment.

University Photographers for copying aerial photographs and processing black and white Expedition film.

Texas Instrument Company, Texas, U.S.A., for free loan of gravity meter.

Anonymous firm for colour and black and white film donated.

R.N.Z.A.F. Antarctic flight for use of a bending machine to secure specimen boxes and for the loading of specimen boxes on U.S.S. “Greenville Victory.”