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Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Greenland expedition photographs, 1932

 Item — Box 12: Series 03
Identifier: 03
Scope and Contents

This scrapbook documents the 1932 expedition on the Schooner Morrissey to build the monument to Robert Peary in Greenland.

Dates: 1932

Josephine Diebitsch Peary papers

Identifier: 0283
Collection Scope and Content The collection consists of a large variety of historical items, including four important scrapbooks compiled by Rear Admiral and Mrs. Peary's daughter, Marie Peary Stafford, which place in chronological order, papers and photographs telling the story of their lives, the majority of the contents focusing on Josephine Peary. As in the scrapbooks, the collection contains letters of correspondence between Josephine and Robert as early as 1884 through 1910, publication and speech manuscripts,...
Dates: 1861-2003

Marie Ahnighito Peary papers

Identifier: 0348
Collection Scope and Content This collection consists of a wide variety of material documenting Marie Peary Stafford's life. There is a large amount of manuscript material including typescripts of her many publications, both books and stories submitted to magazines. The collection holds the published copies, the publishers’ contracts, reviews of her writings, and Marie’s notes for her stories. Also included are drafts of her lectures and speeches, extensive memos about various responsibilities she accepted as the...
Dates: 1862-1995

Travel, family and photographs of the Morrissey , 1924-1926

 Item — Box 9: Series 03
Identifier: 03
Scope and Contents

This scrapbook contains photographs that document Marie's travels through Europe, family homes and memories, as well as the 1926 Morrissey expedition to Greenland. There are many photographs of the ship and crew prior to their departure.

Dates: 1924-1926