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Brown, Jefferson



  • Existence: d. 1909


Jefferson Brown was assistant engineer on the "Alliance," one of two relief expeditions outfitted and sent by the American government in search of G.W. Delong's 1879 "Jeannette" expedition.

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Jefferson Brown arctic sketches

Identifier: Mss-184
Stefansson Mss-184
Date(s): 1881

Thirty sketches of the Arctic regions prepared by Brown when he was Assistant Engineer on the USS Alliance while on a cruise in search of the Jeannette in 1881. Includes copies of service records, description and attribution of the sketches, and a copy of the relevant issues of the journal "Our continent" in which the sketches were published

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