Charles Furlong papers, 1898-1966 Rauner Stefansson Manuscript Mss-197

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Series: 2, Biographical Papers and Furlong in South America, 1907-1975

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Box: 2, 1907-1975

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Biographical Papers and Furlong in South America

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  • Folder: 6, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: "Biographical Sketch of Col. Charles Wellington Furlong," including bibliography, probably written by Furlong and revised by him. Includes sketch from "Who's Who", 1960
  • Folder: 7, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Quotation from a letter, 1964, of Furlong about the early Furlong family. Photocopy from "Dulany-Furlong and Kindred" Families by Roland Dulany Furlong, 1975, 1964-1975
  • Folder: 8, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Articles about Atherton Furlong, father of Charles W., from periodicals, 1953-1981
  • Folder: 9, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Programs: Pan American Commercial Conference, 1911; Nineteenth International Congress of Americanists, 1915; and Second Pan American Scientific Conference, 1915-1916
  • Folder: 10, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Peary Memorial Dedication, Furlong's guest and automobile passes, Arlington National Cemetery, 1922-04
  • Folder: 11, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Boston University Summer Session, 1941. Notes and lists of students for "South America and Its Peoples," taught by Furlong, 1941
  • Folder: 12, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Citation from the Rice Foundation Society, 1944-04
  • Folder: 13, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Certificate awarding the CHAOS Order of the Purple Lanyard to Paul Revere, with a typed copy of the order of procedure of the ceremony, conducted by Furlong, and a press clipping describing the event, October 21-22, 1959. Includes Furlong's membership card in The Tall Story Club, no date, 1959-10
  • Folder: 14, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Program for the 58th Annual Dinner of the Explorers Club, 1962, containing a reproduction of a Furlong painting, 1962
  • Folder: 15, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: War plans notes, undated
  • Folder: 16, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Music: Miscellaneous notes, including typed excerpts from C. M. Bowra's "Primitive Song" and a typed copy of a review of E. M. von Hornbostel's "Demonstration Collection", undated
  • Folder: 17, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Miscellaneous papers: bank statement, 1932; calling card; and a note apparently written by Virginia S. Furlong, 1932
  • Folder: 18, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Obituaries, photocopies from "The New York Times", October 11, 1967, and "Explorers Journal", December, 1967, 1967
  • Folder: 19, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Newspaper clippings about Furlong and his work, 1907-1909
  • Folder: 20, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Newspaper clippings about Furlong and his work, 1911-1919
  • Folder: 21, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Newspaper clippings about Furlong and his work, (See also: Box XLIV, Oversize Material.), 1920-1929
  • Folder: 22, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Newspaper clippings about Furlong and his work, 1932-1941
  • Folder: 23, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Newspaper clippings about Furlong and his work, 1950-1959
  • Folder: 24, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Newspaper clippings about Furlong and his work, 1960-1962
  • Folder: 25, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Newspaper clippings about Furlong and his work, undated
  • Folder: 26, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Cook-Peary Controversy, newspaper clippings, undated
  • Folder: 27, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Antarctic: Newspaper clippings; three maps; and a note by Furlong, undated
  • Folder: 28, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Arctic: Newspaper clippings, undated
  • Folder: 29, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Africa: American Museum of Natural History press bulletin about exhibition of Stanley (Henry M.) relics lent to the museum by Furlong, 1932-03
  • Folder: 30, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Furlong Collections: Lists of items in various collections of Indian (Ona, Yahgan, Tehuelche, and Araucanian) artifacts and natural history specimens. Includes sample labels from plant collections and "National Union Catalog" listings of two manuscript collections, undated
  • Folder: 31, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Furlong Collections: "Brief Notes on the Furlong Collections," reprinted from the "American Anthropologist", April, 1965, and reprinted in "Explorers Journal", 1966-06
  • Folder: 32, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Furlong Collections: List of a collection of Furlong material, mostly on Africa and Asia, offered for sale to the Dartmouth College Library by a dealer. Includes a cover letter, July 23, 1979. Photocopies, 1979-07
  • Folder: 33, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Furlong Collections: Dartmouth College News Service press release about the acquisition of Furlong Collection, September 26, 1961, and "The Dartmouth", September 28, 1961, 1961-09
  • Folder: 34, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Furlong Collections: "The Uttermost Part of the Earth re the Charles Wellington Furlong Collection," reprinted from "Polar Notes", November, 1961, and reprinted in "Explorers Journal", December, 1962, 1961-1962
  • Folder: 35, Biographical and Miscellaneous Papers: Furlong Collections: Dartmouth College Library, correspondence and memos, (See also: the collection of Stefansson Correspondence in the Dartmouth College Library.), 1960-1966
  • Folder: 36, Furlong in South America: Argentina: Miscellaneous notes, undated
  • Folder: 37, Furlong in South America: Argentina-Chile: Maps and elevations of trans-Andes railroad, including a map and elevation drawn by Furlong., undated
  • Folder: 38, Furlong in South America: Bolivia: Receipted hotel bills, 1926
  • Folder: 39, Furlong in South America: Bolivia: Sacambaya Exploration Company: Prospectus and applications for purchasing shares, 1927
  • Folder: 40, Furlong in South America: Bolivia: "The Sacambaya Exploration Company Limited" ("In Formation"), 1927, apparently written by Edgar Sanders. Two incomplete copies and some loose pages. These were cut up by Furlong, who used sections in his notes for "Treasure Hunt.", 1927
  • Folder: 41, Furlong in South America: Bolivia: "The Story of the Jesuit Gold Mines in Bolivia and of the Treasure Hidden by the Sacambaya River" by Edgar Sanders, 1928
  • Folder: 42, Furlong in South America: Bolivia: "Sacambaya's Sensational Rise and Fall," from "The South Pacific Mail", Valparaiso and Santiago, 1929-03
  • Folder: 43, Furlong in South America: Sacambaya Exploration Company. Maps: One showing part of Bolivia where Furlong travelled to mining site, with attached note by Furlong; and two sketch maps, undated
  • Folder: 44, Furlong in South America: Chile: Log of cruise from Punta Arenas to Coronel, March 27-April 4, no year, on W. R. Grace and Co. stationary, with some errors in latitudes logged, undated
  • Folder: 45, Furlong in South America: Chile: Map of Punta Arenas, undated
  • Folder: 46, Furlong in South America: French Guiana: Prisoner identification forms: one blank and two completed, apparently from prison records, 1908
  • Folder: 47, Furlong in South America: French Guiana: Miscellaneous notes, ca. 1910 and 1964, including pages of typescript for a book or article, 1910-1964
  • Folder: 48, Furlong in South America: Patagonia: Broadside decree regulating the possession of land in the Lago Argentino region, October 28, 1907. Text in Spanish. On reverse is a holograph description of a four-league plot and the name Guillermo Dickey, 1907-10
  • Folder: 49, Furlong in South America: Excerpts from books, typed copies, undated
  • Folder: 50, Furlong in South America: Field notes, typed copies, undated
  • Folder: 51, Furlong in South America: Map of Furlong's route in 1908. (See also: Box XLIV, Oversize Material.), 1908
  • Folder: 52, Furlong in South America: Miscellaneous notes, undated
  • Folder: 53, Furlong in South America: Tehuelche Indian: Detailed description of a man in prison in Ushuaia, on a prison form, text in Spanish, 1907. (See also: photographs, Furlong numbers, 473, 474, and 475, and footprints.), 1907
  • Folder: 54, Furlong in South America: Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego: Bills and receipts, expedition of 1907-1908, 1907-108
  • Folder: 55, Furlong in South America: Furlong in South America: Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego: Contract between Furlong and Harper Brothers for expedition of 1907-1908, March 4, 1907. Unsigned carbon copy. Includes memorandum of agreement, 1907-1908
  • Folder: 56, Furlong in South America: Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego: Diary. Small pocket diary with scattered entries for February 15, 1907 - February 6, 1908, 1907-1908
  • Folder: 57, Furlong in South America: Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego: Diary. Typed segments with holograph revisions and additions: December 12-17, 1907; January 6-17, 1908; February 14-18, 1908; and February 21-28, 1908, 1907-1908
  • Folder: 58, Furlong in South America: Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego: Field notebooks, Tierra del Fuego, Five small notebooks, numbered 1-5. Part of number 4 is a diary for January 6-16, 1908, 1907-1908
  • Folder: 59, Furlong in South America: Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego: Field notebooks, Patagonia. Five small notebooks, numbered 6-10. Numbers 7 and 9 are a diary for February 21 - April 2, 1908, 1908
  • Folder: 60, Furlong in South America: Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego: Reference booklets (2) of articles, notes, advertisements, and product descriptions, paperbound and hand-sewn, for use on expedition of 1907-1098, 1907-1908
  • Folder: 61, Furlong in South America: Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego: Maps: copies of maps drawn by Furlong, some showing settlements and territories of Indians and one showing sites of shipwrecks. (See also: Box XLIV, Oversize Material.), undated
  • Folder: 62, Furlong in South America: South America: Bibliography: notes, lists, and publishers' ads., undated
  • Folder: 63, Furlong in South America: South America: Bills and receipts for South American trip of 1910. Includes insurance permit to travel without additional premium., 1910
  • Folder: 64, Furlong in South America: South America: Diary, February 21 - June 28, 1910, describing cruise to South America and trips into several countries, 1910
  • Folder: 65, Furlong in South America: South America: Excerpts from an interview with Furlong, "Boston Sunday Post", 1927-07
  • Folder: 66, Furlong in South America: South America: Guest passes and invitations, 1907-1926

Box: 3, 1907-1958

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Furlong in South America

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Furlong in South America: South America: Letters of introduction, 1907-1926
  • Folder: 2, Furlong in South America: South America: Personal and business cards, some with notes of introduction, 1907-1911
  • Folder: 3, Furlong in South America: South America: Maps of Peru (3 historical) and Bolivia used by Furlong when a member of the Tacna-Arica Plebiscitary Commission, 1925-1926
  • Folder: 4, Furlong in South America: South America: Notebook, titled "South America, Brazil, SS. "Bluecher"," ca. 1910. Includes another notebook, listing and numbering 1417 photographs, 1910-1911
  • Folder: 5, Furlong in South America: South America: Notebook, titled "Brazil and a Few Items on Other Countries." Notes on a cruise, 1926
  • Folder: 6, Furlong in South America: South America: Passenger list of the "Bluecher", on cruise from New York to South America, 1910, with added notes on passengers by Furlong, 1910
  • Folder: 7, Furlong in South America: South America: Souvenirs of the voyage of the United States Atlantic Fleet around the world, 1907-1909. (Furlong met the fleet in Punta Arenas.) Includes a list of Furlong's friends on the "Vermont" and a booklet welcoming the British Atlantic Fleet to Montevideo in 1908, 1907-1909
  • Folder: 8, Furlong in South America: South America: Indians: An Inu (?) Poem, undated
  • Folder: 9, Furlong in South America: South America: Miscellaneous notes, including a short list of Indian tribes, undated
  • Folder: 10, Furlong in South America: South America: Miscellaneous maps: Panama Canal, Southern South America, Surinam, and Venezuela, undated
  • Folder: 11, Furlong in South America: Surinam: Maps. Includes sketch map by Furlong, ca. 1910, and maps of mining areas with blue prints of mining machinery, 1910
  • Folder: 12, Furlong in South America: Surinam: Notes, mostly on the Bosch, Bush Negroes. Some of these are lecture notes; some appear to have been for an article on Surinam, undated
  • Folder: 13, Furlong in South America: Surinam: Notes, mostly on Carib Indians, undated
  • Folder: 14, Furlong in South America: Tierra del Fuego: Charts of mining (?) claims, 1906-1907
  • Folder: 15, Furlong in South America: Tierra del Fuego: Excerpts from books, mostly typed copies, undated
  • Folder: 16, Furlong in South America: Tierra del Fuego: Excerpt from journal of Mrs. Sarah A. Hunt, medical missionary to the Fuegian Indians, 1885-1898, ca. 1885. Source (?): Mrs. Harriet Hemmings Hunt, 33 Regent Square, London, W.C., ca. 1913. Holograph and typed copies, 1885-1898
  • Folder: 17, Furlong in South America: Tierra del Fuego: Field notes, typed copies, undated
  • Folder: 18, Furlong in South America: Tierra del Fuego: Gun permit for Magallanes, Chile, 1907-12
  • Folder: 19, Furlong in South America: Tierra del Fuego: Indians. Miscellaneous notes, undated
  • Folder: 20, Furlong in South America: Tierra del Fuego: Indians. Notes on a conversation, mostly about Onas, between Furlong and E. Lucas Bridges, London, 1932-10
  • Folder: 21, Furlong in South America: Tierra del Fuego: Indians. Alaculoofs, miscellaneous notes, undated
  • Folder: 22, Furlong in South America: Tierra del Fuego: Indians. Haush, field notes, typed copies, undated
  • Folder: 23, Furlong in South America: Tierra del Fuego: Indians. Onas, charts (2) illustrating Ona method of hunting guanacos by driving them to hidden bowmen. Drawn by Furlong, 1912
  • Folder: 24, Furlong in South America: Tierra del Fuego: Indians. Onas, field notes, typed copies, undated
  • Folder: 25, Furlong in South America: Tierra del Fuego: Indians. Onas, miscellaneous notes, undated
  • Folder: 26, Furlong in South America: Tierra del Fuego: Indians. Yahgans, field notes, typed copies, undated
  • Folder: 27, Furlong in South America: Tierra del Fuego: Indians. Yahgans, miscellaneous notes, undated
  • Folder: 28, Furlong in South America: Tierra del Fuego: Indians. Yahgans, notes for three lectures, typed copies, undated
  • Folder: 29, Furlong in South America: Tierra del Fuego: Indians. Yahgans, "Old Julie, the Last Yahgan," note for photograph collection, ca. 1964. Includes newspaper clipping, 1955, and picture from "Life", ca. 1958, 1955-1958
  • Folder: 30, Furlong in South America: Tierra del Fuego: Miscellaneous notes, undated
  • Folder: 31, Furlong in South America: Tierra del Fuego: Sociedad Explotadora de Tierra del Fuego, annual report, Valparaiso, June 30, 1909. Text in Spanish, 1909-06
  • Folder: 32, Furlong in South America: Tierra del Fuego: Weather data: New Year Island, 1909; Punta Arenas, 1910, 1909-1910
  • Folder: 33, Furlong in South America: Venezuela: Miscellaneous notes, including four sketch maps, a sketch of an Indian "arekuna," and a copy of a letter of recommendation for a vaqueano by Furlong, 1910

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