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Canadian Sovereignty in the Arctic typescript

Stefansson Mss-262
 Collection
Identifier: Mss-262
The collection contains a bound typescript detailing Canadian activities in the Arctic from the earliest explorations, marine surveys and Royal Canadian Mounted Police patrols to clandestine missions during World War II. Marked with "Copy No. 1" and "Confidential." The production of the study was meant to support, in part, the continuing Canadian contention that it controled waterways related to a potential Northwest passage. Contains 234 pages and 64 maps.

Dates

  • 1949-06-28

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

.25 linear ft. (1 box) : Contains 64 maps and 234 pages. ; 34 x 21 cm.

Overview

Bound Canadian Department of Mines and Resources typescript detailing Canadian activities in the Arctic from the 15th C through the 1940's. The production of the study was meant to support, in part, the continuing Canadian contention that it controls waterways related to a potential Northwest passage.

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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