Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Item — Box 12: Series 03
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,...
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...
Item — Box 9: Series 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.