Guide to the Papers of Vilhjalmur Stefansson, 1902 - 1962Stefansson Mss-98

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Series 12, Cancer Research, 1908-1962

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Box: 57, Dates: 1957-1962

Correspondence and Manuscripts

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  • Folder: 1, Correspondence, 1908-1958
  • Folder: 2, Correspondence: General, 1960
  • Folder: 3, Correspondence: General, 1960
  • Folder: 4, Correspondence: General, 1960
  • Folder: 5, Correspondence: Eskimos, 1960
  • Folder: 6, Correspondence with Mollie Greist, 1960
  • Folder: 7, Correspondence with Hill and Wang, publishers, 1960
  • Folder: 8, Correspondence with Hill and Wang, publishers, 1960
  • Folder: 9, Correspondence: General, 1961
  • Folder: 10, Correspondence: General, 1962
  • Folder: 11, Manuscripts: "Cancer incidence among primitive Eskimos considered historically." Preliminary draft of an article intended for joint Signature by John P. Pulton and Vilhjalmur Stefansson. (This draft by VS), 1957
  • Folder: 12, Manuscripts: "Cancer" (material for a chapter of proposed autobiography), 1957
  • Folder: 13, Manuscripts: "Is there a way of life that prevents cancer?", 1958
  • Folder: 14, Manuscripts: "Is there a way of life that prevents cancer?" (Sent to Reader's Digest), 1958
  • Folder: 15, Manuscripts: The frontier doctor and the prevention of malignant disease, 1958
  • Folder: 16, Manuscripts: The northern search for cancer: Searching for cancer in Alaska and northern Canada, 1958
  • Folder: 17, Manuscripts: The search for cancer in Alaska and northern Canada, 1958
  • Folder: 18, Manuscripts: The modernization of North Alaska clothing and housing, 1958
  • Folder: 19, Manuscripts: The search for cancer in Alaska and northern Canada (July version), 1958
  • Folder: 20, Manuscripts: The search for cancer in Alaska and northern Canada (August version), 1958
  • Folder: 21, Manuscripts: The search for cancer in Alaska and northern Canada (October version), 1958
  • Folder: 22, Manuscripts: The search for cancer in Alaska and northern Canada. A segment from the autobiography of Vilhjalmur Stefansson, 1959
  • Folder: 23, Manuscripts: The search for cancer in Alaska and northern Canada. A segment from the autobiography of Vilhjalmur Stefansson, 1959
  • Folder: 24, Manuscripts: Remote origins of the frontier search for cancer, 1959
  • Folder: 25, Manuscripts: An ounce of prevention. Various drafts, 1959
  • Folder: 26, Manuscripts: Miscellaneous pages, 1959
  • Folder: 27, Manuscripts: The search for cancer in Alaska and northern Canada, 1960
  • Folder: 28, Manuscripts: The search for cancer in Alaska and northern Canada, 1960
  • Folder: 29, Manuscripts: Various drafts, miscellaneous chapters, 1960
  • Folder: 30, Manuscripts: "Cancer: Disease of Civilization?": Original with revisions, 1960
  • Folder: 31, Manuscripts: "Cancer: Disease of Civilization?": Yellow carbon with revisions, 1960
  • Folder: 32, Manuscripts: "Cancer: Disease of Civilization?": Miscellaneous pages, 1960
  • Folder: 33, Manuscripts: "Cancer: Disease of Civilization?": Final draft, 1960
  • Folder: 34, Manuscripts: "Cancer: Disease of Civilization?": Final draft, 1960
  • Folder: 35, Manuscripts: "Cancer: Disease of Civilization?": Final draft, 1960

Box: 58, Dates: 1906-1962

Manuscripts and Research Files

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  • Folder: 1, Manuscripts: "Cancer: Disease of Civilization?": Galley proofs, 1960
  • Folder: 2, Manuscripts: "Cancer: Disease of Civilization?": Galley proofs, 1960
  • Folder: 3, Manuscripts: Book reviews, undated
  • Folder: 4, Manuscripts: "How it came to be written" (history of cancer), circa 1960
  • Folder: 5, Promotional material, circa 1960
  • Folder: 6, Research Files: Articles and pamphlets, undated
  • Folder: 7, Research Files: Card file, bibliography, undated
  • Folder: 8, Research Files: Card file of names and addresses, undated
  • Folder: 9, Research Files: Extracts, undated
  • Folder: 10, Research Files: Extracts, undated
  • Folder: 11, Research Files: Memos by Stefansson, undated
  • Folder: 12, Research Files: Memos by Stefansson, undated
  • Folder: 13, Research Files: Memos concerning Hutton and Romig, undated
  • Folder: 14, Research Files: Memos concerning Henry W. Geist, undated

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