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Alexander McKee papers

Stefansson Mss-218
Identifier: Mss-218
The papers of Alexander McKee contain scrapbooks with correspondence and research notes for his book "Ice Crash" (1979) which recounts the story of the airship "Italia" commanded by Umberto Nobile. Included is correspondence with Gertrude Nobile, as well as others who were involved in the rescue mission. Book reviews, newspaper clippings and some correspondence relating to McKee's book "Into the Blue," (1982) are also included.


  • 1977 - 1980


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Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.


.75 linear ft. (2 boxes)


Alexander McKee (1918-1992), British military historian and amateur diver. Consist of scrapbooks with correspondence and notes related to his books "Ice Crash" and "Into the Blue."

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA