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Laurence Gould diary and correspondence

Stefansson Mss-46
Identifier: Mss-46
The collection of Laurence McKinley Gould contains a diary kept while being second-in- command of the First Byrd Antarctic Expedition (1928-1930). Correspondence with Richard E. Byrd, Robert A. Bartlett, George J. Dufek, Sigrun Nansen and Finn Ronne is also included.


  • 1928 - 1959


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Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.


.5 linear ft. (1 box)


Laurence McKinley Gould (1896-1995), polar explorer, educator and geologist. Consist of a diary of his service as second-in-command of the First Byrd Antarctic Expedition (1928-1930), as well as correspondence with Byrd and others relating to Antarctic exploration.

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA