Collection: Burt Morton McConnell papers

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Burt Morton McConnell papers

Stefansson Mss-107
 Collection
Identifier: Mss-107

Description

The papers of Burt McConnell contain shorthand diaries with transcripts, correspondence with Robert L Borden, Olaf Swenson, Vilhjalmur Stefansson and others, as well as printed matter and memorabilia related to the Canadian Arctic Expedition of 1913-1914 and the "Karluk" rescue mission (1914). Manuscripts as well a printed copies of articles written by McConnell are also included.

Dates

  • 1913 - 1952

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

1.5 linear ft. (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Burt McConnell (1888-1960), secretary to Stefansson and freelance writer. Consist of shorthand diaries (1913-1914) with transcripts, correspondence, as well as printed matter and memorabilia relating to the Canadian Arctic Expedition of 1913-1918 and to the Karluk rescue mission (1914).

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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