The Papers of George Robert Farrar Prowse at Dartmouth CollegeWMST Mss-117

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Prowse, George Robert Farrar
Title Remainder: Papers. 1931-1959
Dates: 1931-1959
Identification: Mss-117





PROWSE, G. R. F. (GEORGE ROBERT FARRAR)



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Writings



Prowse, 1860-1946, was a researcher and compiler of “data that reveals how the northeast coast of this continent [North America] came within the Knowledge of Europe.”



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Biographical and bibliographical information.



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Letter from Prowse to Vilhjalmur Stefansson, 16 January 1943; and correspondence of Alan Cooke and David O. True about Prowse's work, 1959.



Privately printed (mimeographed) works by Prowse



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Cabot's Surveys. (1931)



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Exploration of the Gulf of St. Lawrence, 1499-1528. (1933)



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John Cabot Sails for Hudson Strait Known before 1073: Extract from Cartological Material, Vol. IV, Voyages. (1944)



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John Cabot's Baccalaos: John Cabot Named the New Isle Baccalaos. (1940)



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Leif, Scolvus, Labrador and Cabot.



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“Names: +qI Greenland.”



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The True and Only Labrador. (1939) Includes a variant text.



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Cartological Material: Vol. I, Maps. (414 pages, 1939)





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