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William James Dove Collection, 1913-1972, n.d.

.40 linear feet.

Catalog Number: M310

Agency History / Biographical Note:
William James "Jim" Dove, nephew of arctic explorer Robert A. Bartlett, was an engineer on Bartlett's schooner Effie M. Morrissey. The schooner, with its mostly student crew, went on arctic research expeditions from 1926-1946.

Scope and Content:
Materials from William James Dove relating to his arctic expeditions with Robert A. Bartlett. Correspondence, Bartlett family biographical material, published and unpublished writings by Bartlett and others regarding the Arctic, and newspaper clippings are included.

Cite as: William James Dove Collection, George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine

Access Restrictions: No restrictions.

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