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Guide to the Papers of Vilhjalmur Stefansson, 1902 - 1962

Stefansson Mss-98

Introduction to the Collection

The papers of Vilhjalmur Stefansson contain correspondence, journals, newspaper clippings, diaries, diplomas, research files, source material, reports, published and unpublished manuscripts, speeches, maps, recording transcripts, photographs and printed matter relating to his professional life as an arctic explorer and writer. Additionally, materials related to Stefansson's education is also included.