The Papers of Eloise McCaskill Popini in the Dartmouth College LibraryWMST Mss-116

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Popini, Eloise McCaskill
Title Remainder: Papers. 1935-1936
Dates: 1935-1936
Identification: Mss-116





POPINI, ELOISE MCCASKILL



.75 linear foot



Papers



Research notes, manuscripts, correspondence



Popini was a research assistant and collaborator with V. Stefansson. She translated De Mensura Orbis Terrae, a geographical compilation by the Irish monk Dicuil in 825. She researched early exploration and colonization of Greenland, Iceland, and the North American mainland for an introduction to The Three Voyages of Martin Frobisher. Included in these papers are several letters and notes by Stefansson.



BOX I

CORRESPONDENCE



FOLDER : 1.

1935, Concerning Frobisher relics



FOLDER : 2.

1936, Concerning the publication of The Three Voyages of Martin Frobisher



FOLDER : 3.

1935-1936, Concerning future employment



MANUSCRIPTS



FOLDER : 4.

“Columbus, the Arctic Explorer”



FOLDER : 5.

“The Hemispheral Policy of William H. Seward”



The Three Voyages of Martin Frobisher, edited by Vilhjalmur Stefansson with the collaboration of Eloise McCaskill



FOLDER : 6.

Introduction: Greenland



FOLDER : 7.

Introduction: Northern Voyages after 1840



FOLDER : 8.

Introduction: English voyages to the Northwest from 1501 to Frobisher



FOLDER : 9.

Introduction: Life of Sir Martin Frobisher



FOLDER : 10.

Appendix: Bibliography of Martin Frobisher



FOLDER : 11.

Appendix: Notes on the accounts of Frobisher's Voyages



FOLDER : 12.

Appendix: Richard Willes



Thomas Churchyard



FOLDER : 13.

Appendix: Spellings of Frobisher



Eskimo words in Frobisher's Voyages



FOLDER : 14.

Appendix: The Eskimos brought to England by Frobisher



Mystery of the Frobisher relics



Translation of Dicuili Liber de Mensura Orbis Terrae



FOLDER : 15.

First draft, introduction



FOLDER : 16.

First draft, translation



FOLDER : 17.

Final draft



FOLDER : 18.

Typed transcript of Latin text



RESEARCH FILES



Information for the Three Voyages of Martin Frobisher



FOLDER : 19.

Bibliography: Columbian and Pre-Columbian discovery of America



FOLDER : 20.

John Cabot, 1498



BOX II

FOLDER : 1.

Claudius Clavus



FOLDER : 2.

Joao Vaz Carte-Real



FOLDER : 3.

John Dee



FOLDER : 4.

German-Portugese-Danish pre-discovery of America



FOLDER : 5.

Greenland



FOLDER : 6.

Iceland



FOLDER : 7.

Voyages to the North



FOLDER : 8-9.

Miscellaneous notes



Information for Dicuil



FOLDER : 10.

Biographical information



Notes





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