Guide to the Canadian Department of Mines and Resource's Factual Record Supporting Canadian Sovereignty in the Arctic, typescript, 1949 June 28Stef Mss-262

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Title:

Guide to the Canadian Department of Mines and Resource's Factual Record Supporting Canadian Sovereignty in the Arctic, typescript, 1949 June 28

Call Number:

Stef Mss-262

Collection Dates:

1949 June 28

Size of Collection:

1 box (.25 linear ft.)

Abstract:

Bound Canadian Department of Mines and Resources typescript detailing Canadian activities in the Arctic from the 15th C through the 1940's. The production of the study was meant to support, in part, the continuing Canadian contention that it controls waterways related to a potential Northwest passage.

Access to Collection:

Unrestricted.

Use & Access

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Access to Collection

Unrestricted.

Publication & Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Introduction to the Collection

Bound typescript detailing Canadian activities in the Arctic from the earliest explorations, marine surveys and Royal Canadian Mounted Police patrols to clandestine missions during World War II. Marked with "Copy No. 1" and "Confidential." The production of the study was meant to support, in part, the continuing Canadian contention that it controls waterways related to a potential Northwest passage. Contains 234 pages and 64 maps.

Box & Folder List

Box: 1, Dates: 1949 June 28

Contains bound typescript: "Factual Record Supporting Canadian Sovereignty in the Arctic."

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted

Box Contents

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