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Carl Harkort papers

Identifier: MS-1135
The papers of Carl Peter Harkort include diaries, short stories, newspaper clippings, photographs, and certificates. Also included are traditional Alaskan artifacts including two knives, a ceremonial pipe, two small pouches, a harpoon point, a miniature kayak, leather moccasins, a leather knife sheath, a beaded leather rifle case, multiple bone carvings, and small carved wooden animals. Much of the written material is in German.


  • 1755 - 1930


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These materials may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.).


3 linear ft. (4 boxes) : Types of Boxes (if noted in original UP DB):,1 5-inch boxes,2 Flat boxes


Carl Peter Harkort (1859-1927), nature researcher. Consist of diaries, short stories, newspaper clippings, photographs, certificates and traditional Alaskan artifacts.

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA