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Guide to Benjamin Sharp, Peary's North Greenland Expedition and the Relief circa 1892

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Descriptive Summary

Title:

Sharp, Benjamin. Peary's North Greenland Expedition and the Relief

Dates:

circa 1892

Manuscript Number:

Crerar Ms 144

Size:

16 p. (28 cm.)

Repository:

Special Collections Research Center
University of Chicago Library
1100 East 57th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637 U.S.A.

Abstract:

Typescript account with manuscript corrections and annotations, of the rescue of Admiral Peary's expedition to Greenland. Includes Sharp's obituary from the Proceedings of the Academy of Scientists of Philadelphia (1915).

Information on Use

Access

Open for research. No restrictions.

Citation

When quoting material from this collection, the preferred citation is: Sharp, Benjamin, Peary's North Greenland Expedition and the Relief, Crerar Ms 144,Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library

Scope Note

Typescript account with manuscript corrections and annotations, of the rescue of Admiral Peary's expedition to Greenland. Includes Sharp's obituary from the Proceedings of the Academy of Scientists of Philadelphia (1915). Bound in black buckram.

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Subject Headings

INVENTORY

Crerar Ms 144