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William James Dove Collection M310

Title:
William James Dove collection
Creator:
Dove, William
ID:
M310
Date [inclusive]:
1913-1972, undated
Extent:
0.4 linear feet
Language:
English
Repository:
George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine 04011
Abstract:
Materials from William James Dove relating to his arctic expeditions with Robert A. Bartlett.
Preferred Citation:

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

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.

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 Correspondence, Bartlett family biographical material, published and unpublished writings by Bartlett and others regarding the Arctic, and newspaper clippings are included.

Address book: Robert A. Bartlett's with miscellaneous loose letters, business cards, and newspaper clippings inserted, n.d.

Box 1 Folder 1

Biographical material: Bartlett family; including Robert A. Bartlett "Chief Dates," Bartlett family history, Bartlett plaque dedication, etc., 1922-1972, n.d.

Box 1 Folder 2

Correspondence: Robert A. Bartlett, 1914-1946, n.d.

Box 1 Folder 3

Correspondence: William J. Dove, 1930-1947

Box 1 Folder 4

Field notebooks and journals, 1915, n.d.

Box 1 Folder 5

Images: photocopies or published prints of Bartlett family, "Morrissey" crew, and the "Morrissey," 1935-1972, n.d.

Box 1 Folder 6

Journals: mainly incomplete typescripts re: arctic expeditions, author/authors unidentified, n.d.

Box 1 Folder 7

Map: Dominion of Canada and Newfoundland, with drawn route, n.d.

Box 1 Folder 8

Newspaper clippings about Robert A. Bartlett, 1929-1972 (originals)

Box 1 Folder 9

Newspaper clippings about Robert A. Bartlett, 1929-1972 (photocopies)

Box 1 Folder 10

Newspaper clippings about Robert A. Bartlett, n.d. (originals)

Box 1 Folder 11

Newspaper clippings about Robert A. Bartlett, n.d. (photocopies)

Box 1 Folder 12

Publications by Robert A. Bartlett, 1928-1937

Box 1 Folder 13

Publications: various authors about arctic exploration, 1913-1941

Box 1 Folder 14

"Report of the Scientific Collecting in Greenland," by D. C. Nutt, typescript (incomplete), n.d.

Box 1 Folder 15

Talk on the Bartlett-East Greenland expedition by Harry Whitney, typescript, 1930

Box 1 Folder 16

Writing by Robert A. Bartlett, "Loss of the Sealer 'Leopard'", manuscript and typescript, n.d.

Box 1 Folder 17
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