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Burges Smith diary concerning Nunivak Island Musk Ox Expedition

Stefansson Mss-286
 Collection
Identifier: Mss-286

Description

The collection contains field notes, photographs, typescripts, maps, notes and musk ox knitted wool samples belonging to Burgess Smith who accompanied John J. Teal on a Musk Ox Expedition to Nunivak Island, Alaska in 1964. Other members of the expedition include Chauncy Loomis, John Holden, Charles Bradley and Peter Matthiessen.

Dates

  • 1964-1967; 2003

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright on this material has not been evaluated. You are free to use this material in any way that is permitted by copyright that applies to your use.

Extent

.25 linear ft. (1 box)

Overview

Burgess Smith (1918-2008), businessman. The collection contains field notes, photographs, typescripts, maps, notes and musk ox knitted wool samples belonging to Burgess Smith who accompanied John J. Teal on a Musk Ox Expedition to Nunivak Island, Alaska in 1964.

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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