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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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.

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