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Merrill McLane papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1052
MS-1052

  • Staff Only

Description

The collection contains photographs, newsclippings and a recounting of the rescue of parachutist George Hopkins from Devils Tower, WY in October of 1941. McLane was one of four Dartmouth climbers who rescued Hopkins. Contains b/w photographs with descriptions. Also contains one photographic album of Winter scenes at Dartmouth and Mousilauke.

Dates

  • 1939 - 2005

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

Extent

.75 linear ft. (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Merrill F. McLane, Dartmouth class of 1942. Contains photographs and news clippings related to the rescue of parachutist George Hopkins from Devils Tower, WY in October of 1941 as well as a photographic album of Winter scenes at Dartmouth.

Part of the Rauner Library Archives and Manuscripts Repository

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