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Jefferson Brown arctic sketches

Stefansson Mss-184
 Collection
Identifier: Mss-184
The Arctic sketches of Jefferson Brown contain thirty sketches of the Arctic regions prepared by Brown when he was assistant engineer on the USS "Alliance" while on a cruise in search of the "Jeannette" in 1881. Includes copies of service records, description and attribution of the sketches, and a copy of the relevant issues of the journal "Our continent" in which the sketches were published.

Dates

  • 1881

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

.5 linear ft. (1 box)

Overview

Thirty sketches of the Arctic regions prepared by Brown when he was Assistant Engineer on the USS Alliance while on a cruise in search of the Jeannette in 1881. Includes copies of service records, description and attribution of the sketches, and a copy of the relevant issues of the journal "Our continent" in which the sketches were published

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA