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- Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library 5
- Manuscripts and Archives 5
- American Forestry Association 1
- Ball, Carleton R. (Carleton Roy), 1873-1958 1
- British Yukon Navigation Co 1
- Browne, Alice Gray, 1869-1965 1
- Browne, Robert Sewall, 1866-1904 1
- Chandler, Robert F. (Robert Flint), 1907- 1
- Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) 1
- Crosby-Ehrich Syndicate 1
- Davies, Carole-Ann Scroggie, 1949- 1
- Davies, Grant, 1947- 1
- Eaton, B. S. 1
- Emmons, George F. (George Foster), 1811-1884 1
- Everette, Willis E. 1
- George, T. H. 1
- Gold Coin Mining and Leasing Company 1
- Graves, Henry, active 1915 1
- Guthrie, John D. (John Dennett), 1878-1962 1
- Howard, William Alanson, 1813-1880 1
- Jack Pot Mining Company 1
- Lada-Mocarski, Laura K. (Laura Klots), 1902-1997 1 ∧ less
Alaska manuscripts collection
Call Number: WA MSS S-3176
Overview: This collection encompasses accessions of single letters and small groups of letters and other manuscripts pertaining to the history of Alaska, which the library has chosen to group and list as an artificial collection. Letters and documents discuss travel in Alaska, interactions with Native Alaskans, the Alaska gold rush, the fur industry, surveying, business operations, and naval service. Also includes one photograph of the U.S.S. Pinta.
Robert Sewall Browne and Alice Gray Browne correspondence
Call Number: WA MSS S-4422
Overview: Letters by or relating to Robert Sewall Browne and wife Alice Gray Browne, circa 1894-1908. Circa 170 letters document Robert Browne's efforts mining gold in Alaska and Yukon Territory--142 of these letters were exchanged between Robert Browne and Alice Gray Browne. 28 letters concern Robert Browne's death in Alaska. Included are 80 letters addressed to Alice Browne and son Carl Gray Browne.
Dates: circa 1894-1951, bulk 1894-1908
Davies/Scroggie Collection of White Pass and Yukon Documents and Ephemera
Call Number: WA MSS S-2627
Overview: The Davies/Scroggie Collection of White Pass and Yukon Documents and Ephemera provides evidence of commerce and transportation in the Yukon Territory and Alaska dating between 1899 and 1947. The Collection largely consists of time rolls and distribution of labor books documenting the firm White Pass and Yukon Route. Other material in the collection includes certificates, customs documents, bills, correspondence, and legal documents, which represent commerce, transportation, and the Klondike...
John Dennett Guthrie papers
Call Number: MS 1121
Overview: The papers contain correspondence, notes, writings, printed material, photographs and memorabilia concerning forestry and forest policy in Alaska, Arizona, Oregon, Texas, and Virginia and material on Guthrie's association with Civilian Conservation Corps, United States Forest Service, Society of American Foresters and the Yale Forest School.
Laura K. and Valerian Lada-Mocarski papers
Call Number: GEN MSS 616
Overview: The collection consists of material created and accumulated by Laura K. Lada-Mocarski and Valerian Lada-Mocarski, stemming from their collecting activities and relating particularly to their book collection, which they donated to the Beinecke Library. Material includes bibliographies, notes and lists of books, valuation information, personal and professional correspondence, photographs, and printed material.
Dates: 1796-1985, bulk 1933-1985
Harold John Lutz papers
Call Number: MS 1723
Overview: The papers include correspondence, notes, and photographs which document Harold John Lutz's scholarly interests in the field of forestry, primarily soil science, ecology, and forest lands in Alaska.
Edward Augustine Sherman papers
Call Number: MS 594
Overview: Typed manuscripts; diaries of 3 trips to Alaska, illustrated with photographs; memorandum on Alaska re: forestry and agriculture.
E. Tappan Stannard papers
Call Number: MS 890
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, photographs, and memorabilia. The correspondence (1939-1949) is entirely devoted to Stannard's participation in the development of the sciences at Yale University and as a member of various university committees. A photograph album depicting the construction of the Copper River and Northwestern Railway in Alaska (ca. 1909-1910) is also included.
Sherwood Sterling papers
Call Number: MS 1164
Overview: Chiefly the business records of four companies in which Sherwood Sterling was active. The most complete records are for the Sterling Grate Bar Company which manufactured furnace grates. Included are patents, legal and financial papers, and advertising. The other companies were engaged in mining in Alaska. Also included is printed matter from F. T. McIntyre describing his Hypnotic Ball Treatment for the cure of diseases and for psychic self-improvement.
John Waddell Collection of Mining Papers
Call Number: WA MSS S-3049
Overview: The collection consists of manuscript and printed letters, prospectuses, and brochures describing oil and mining investment opportunities in Colorado, Alaska, and Arizona. The bulk of the collection concerns mining ventures in Colorado, and particularly well-represented companites include the Crosby-Ehrich Syndicate, the Jack Pot Mining Company, and Tucker, Ballard, and Company of Colorado Springs; the Ramsay C. Bogy Investment Company of Denver; and the Gold Coin Mining and Leasing Company of...