Robert Mattila graduated from the University of Washington with a B.A. in 1963, and an M.A. In German literature in 1966. Upon graduation he joined the staff of the Shorey Book Store, Seattle, Washington. In 1976, he went into business for himself, dealing mainly in polar materials. His interest in Stefansson began when he read "The Friendly Arctic."
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Scope and Contents The collection contains printed material by Vilhjalmur Stefansson gathered by Robert Mattila for his publication "A Chronological Bibliography of the Published Works of Vilhjalmur Stefansson."