The Papers of Richard Sterling Finnie at Dartmouth CollegeWMST Mss-155

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Finnie, Robert Sterling
Title Remainder: Papers. 1920-1973
Dates: 1920-1973
Identification: Mss-155





FINNIE, RICHARD STERLING, 1906-



.25 lin. ft.



Papers



Finnie's association with Stefansson spanned many years. They were personal friends, and together they worked on various research projects, articles, and books. In 1941 Finnie served as Stefansson's Ottawa representatives for work with the Coordinator of Information.



BOX I

CORRESONDENCE



FOLDER : 1.

1963



To and from



D.M. Lebourdais



Edward M. Weyer



FOLDER : 2.

1973



To and from



Erica Parmi



William R. Hunt



Edward M. Weyer



Concerning Alex Stefansson, son of V. S.



Concerning Hunt-Diubaldo controversy



FOLDER : 2A.

1974-1976



To and from



Erica Parmi



William R. Hunt



FOLDER : 2B.

1976-1977



To and from



Russell D. Martin



William R. Hunt



Peter J. Anderson



R. A. Logan



L.A.C.O. Hunt



Moira Dunbar



Concerning the relationship of William L. McKinley and V. A.



MANUSCRIPTS



FOLDER : 3.

“Aviation in northern Canada - its past, present, and future”,



20 1.



FOLDER : 4.

“Northwest Territories development and a route to Alaska”.



23 1.



Includes galley and page proofs



FOLDER : 4A.

Finnie interview Stefansson, June 20, 1920



Photocopy of ms. by Finnie at age 13. Presented to V.S., August, 1947.



MISCELLANEOUS



FOLDER : 5.

Lecture announcement



FOLDER : 6.

Library of Arctic books belonging to Finnie



PUBLISHED ARTICLES



FOLDER : 7.

“Alaska and the engineer”, The Technology Review, 1945



“The big nail” book review



“Black magic in the Arctic”, Travel, 1934. Reprint in Current Digest, 1934. Correspondence with V. S. concerning article.



“Explorers wanted!”, Canadian Forest & Outdoors



“Flying beyond 60”, Canadian Aviation



FOLDER : 8.

“Norman Wells: Sub-arctic refining”, World Petroleum, 1940



“Over the north magnetic pole”, Canadian Aviation, 1936



“Post-war engineering opportunities in Alaska and the Canadian Sub-arctic”, Engineering Journal, 1945



FOLDER : 9.

“To the Northwest Passage: A summer tour”, Filmo Topics, 1938



“U. S. Army taps Canadian oil for Alaskan-based operation”, World Petroleum, 1943



“A visit to Fort Norman”, Imperial Oil Review, 1935



“White nights at Herschel Island:, Travel



“Whither our Eskimos”, Forest & Outdoors, 1938



FOLDER : 10.

“Vilhjalmur Stefansson (1879-1962),” “Arctic Profile” from Arctic, June 1982.



PICTURES



FOLDER : 11.

Copy of drawing of Nookudluk, the Shaman, 1930.



FOLDER : 12.

Photograph of Copper Eskimos.





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