Ada Blackjack papers, 1923-1983 Rauner Stefansson Manuscript Mss-8

Collection Overview

Title:

Ada Blackjack papers

Call Number:

Rauner Stefansson Manuscript Mss-8

Collection Dates:

1923-1983

Size of Collection:

.25 linear ft., 1 box

Abstract:

Ada Blackjack (1898-1983), Alaskan native seamstress and sole survivor of Stefansson's Wrangel Island Expedition of 1921. The collections contains her diary, with transcript, a historical account of the expedition, newspaper clippings, as well as biographical information

Access to Collection:

Unrestricted.

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