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Carl Sacarlasen diary

Stefansson Mss-95
Identifier: Mss-95


The collection contains extracts from Carl J. Sacariasen diary "Reiseminder in Alaska [Recollection of Alaska], compiled by Virginia Hastings, with an introduction by Keith A. Murray. The diary tells of his impressions of the country, the way in which the relief expedition of Dawson went sour, his transfer to the Bering Sea reindeer station and his adventures in the gold fields of Nome.


  • 1898 - 1899


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Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.


.25 linear ft. (1 box)


Carl J. Sacariasen, cook. Consist of Extracts from his diary "Reiseminder in Alaska" or "Recollections of Alaska," in which he describes his experiences as a cook working with the Scandinavian reindeer herders.

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