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Umberto Nobile papers

Stefansson Mss-113
 Collection
Identifier: Mss-113

Description

The papers of Umberto Nobile contain the typescript for his book "With the Italia to the North," as well as articles, galley proofs, newspaper clippings, a scrapbook and a poster related to his failed polar airship flight of 1928. Some correspondence between Rolf Tandberg and Erika Parmi as well as Wilbur Cross is also included.

Dates

  • 1928 - 1930

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

.25 linear ft. (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Umberto Nobile (1885-1978), Italian aeronautical engineer and arctic explorer. Consist of the typescript for his book "With the Italia to the North," as well as articles, galley proofs, newspaper clippings, a scrapbook and a poster related to his failed polar airship flight of 1928.

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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