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Vilhjalmur Stefansson glass lantern slides

Stefansson Mss-279
 Collection
Identifier: Mss-279

Description

The collection contains 48 glass lantern slides presumed to be used by Vilhjalmur Stefansson during one of his lectures on the Arctic. Images include landscapes, dwellings, Inuit families, sled dogs, a native/settler reenactment, native clothing and drawings of tools from published sources.

Dates

  • 1920 - 1930

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

.5 linear ft. (1 box)

Overview

Glass lantern slides (48), presumed to be used by Vilhjalmur Stefansson during one of his lectures on the Arctic.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Vilhjalmur Stefansson Memorial Fund; Purchase; 2014

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA