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George Comer papers

Stefansson Mss-204
 Collection
Identifier: Mss-204

Description

The papers of George Comer contain correspondence, photographs with glass negatives and articles relating to Comer's career as a whaler in the Arctic. The transcript of a 1919 interview with Comer conducted by Vilhjalmur Stefansson and correspondence between Webster T. Gault and Stefansson, are also included.

Dates

  • 1905 - 1985

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

George Comer (1858-1937), whaler, ethnographer and cartographer. Consist of papers and photographs relating to his career as a whaler in the Arctic.

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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