Collection: North Alaskan coast sketches

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North Alaskan coast sketches

Stefansson Mss-232
Identifier: Mss-232


The collection contains a series of nine sketches, eight in a stitched booklet and one loose, of the Alaskan coastline from Point Barrow to Point Hope, Cape Prince of Wales and the Diomedes and southeast to Golovin Bay. Also includes one sketch from Unalaska. The sketches were probably executed by a member of the crew of the schooner "Leo," the ship that provided relief to the International Polar Year Expedition at Point Barrow in August and September of 1883.


  • 1883

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.25 linear ft. (1 box)

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Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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