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Muriel Haynes papers

Identifier: Mss-157
Stefansson Mss-157

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The collection contains the manuscript of "Rediscovering the Arctic" by Muriel Haynes, as well as some correspondence between Haynes and Stefansson and Haynes and Gretchen Switzer. The book was submitted to Gretchen Switzer of the publications program of Horace Mann School, Teachers College at Columbia University. It was intended for the use of high-school students and is based on Vilhjalmur Stefansson's account of how to survive in the Arctic from his book "The Friendly Arctic."


  • 1932


Conditions Governing Access


Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.


.25 linear ft. (1 box)

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Additional Description


Typescript of Hayne's essay on the Arctic. The essay refers to Stefansson's 1914 trip across the Beaufort Sea with Storker Storkerson and Ole Andreasen during which he tested his theory that an explorer can support himself in the Arctic by hunting

Part of the Rauner Library Archives and Manuscripts Repository

6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA

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