Collection: Robert Stein papers

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Robert Stein papers

Stefansson Mss-163
Identifier: Mss-163


The papers of Robert Stein consist of correspondence, photographs and some printed material. The correspondence relates primarily to equipping and manning Stein's proposed 1894 expedition to search for the missing Swedish naturalists Bjorling and Kellstenius and includes correspondence with Bowring Brothers Company and its agent, Thomas N. Molloy of St. John's, Newfoundland, as well as Rudolf Kersting, W.B Morgan, G.B. Borden, W.F. Butler and J.S. Warmbath. The photographs document the first months of Stein's 1899-1901 expedition.


  • 1893 - 1912


Conditions Governing Access


Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.


.5 linear ft. (1 box)

Language of Materials



Robert Stein (1857-1917), linguist. The collection consists of correspondence concerning formation of an expedition to explore Ellesmere Island and to search for the missing Swedish naturalists Alfhild Kallstenius and Johan Alfred Bjorling.

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