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Bassett Jones papers, 1818-1938 

Jones, Bassett, (Collector),
Phys. Desc: 
1.5 linear feet (1.5 linear feet 3 boxes)
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Letters, manuscripts, documents, and printed materials by and relating to explorers of both poles. Many of the letters are addressed to Vilhjalmur Stefansson or Bassett Jones. The letters for the most part discuss subjects of professional interest. Thre are printed materials, photographs and memorabilia of many expeditions and explorers.