The Papers of Laurence M. Gould in the Dartmouth College LibraryWMST Mss-46

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Gould, Laurence M.
Title Remainder: Papers. 1928-1957
Dates: 1928-1957
Identification: Mss-46





Administrative Information

The processing of this collection was supported by a Title II-C grant from the U.S. Department of Education






Gould, Laurence McKinley 1896 -



.5 lin. ft.



Correspondence and Diary



Gould was 2nd in command Byrd Antarctic Expedition; professor and president, Carleton College



BOX I

Correspondence



FOLDER : 1.

Robert A. Bartlett



Obituary



2 Bartlett letters



3 Gould letters



4 letters regarding plans for talk at Carleton College



Resoluation and letter from Ruby Carpenter regarding memorial for Bartlett



2 letters to and from Ed Weyer regarding bust of Bartlett



FOLDER : 2-3.

Richard Evelyn Byrd



30 Byrd letters



34 Gould letters



Information on:



Paul Siple



Byrd expedition proposed for 1947



International Geophysical Year, 1947-1948



George Dufek



FOLDER : 4-6.

George J. Dufek



Biography (7 p.) of Dufek



26 Dufek letters



40 Gould letters



Also letters to or from Erskine, Odishaw, Ofen, Harris, Wexler and Vander Clute (Recommendations of Dufek for President of Maritime College)



Army request for release of Siple from Navy duties with Task Force 43



Application of Dufek as U.S. Antarctic Projects Officer



Carleton College honorary degree citation for Dufek



Summary (8 p.) of scientific program - Operation Deep Freeze III



Information on deep drilling and IGY



FOLDER : 7.

Sigrun Nansen



FOLDER : 7A.

Pond Lecture Bureau, 1930-1933



70 Pond letters (Major James B. Pond or members of his staff)



18 Gould letters



List of lecture locations for 1930-1931 and undated fragment of another such list



FOLDER : 8-11.

Finn Ronne



Includes the following reports:



Mapping Expedition to the Weddel Sea Area - Gould Bay, 1955-1957



Outline of Operational Plan



Discoveries in the Antarctic, January 1957-January 1959 Research Expedition, 1945



Proposed Antarctic Expedition, 1945



Diary



FOLDER : 12.

September 28, 1928 - January 4, 1929



Typescript copy



FOLDER : 13.

September 28, 1928 - January 4, 1929



FOLDER : 14.

January 6, 1929 - March 28, 1929



FOLDER : 15.

April 2, 1929 - August 1, 1929



FOLDER : 16.

August 9, 1929 - January 24, 1930



FOLDER : 17.

November 4, 1929 - January 19, 1930





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