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Bassett Jones papers, 1818-1938

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0684
Bib ID 4079031 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Jones, Bassett, (Collector)
Title Bassett Jones papers, 1818-1938
Physical Description 1.5 linear feet (3 boxes)
Language(s) English .
Additional Description http://www.columbia.edu/cu/libraries/inside/projects/findingaids/scans/pdfs/26_J-KAI_25.pdf
Access

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.

Arrangement

Arrangement

Selected materials cataloged; remainder arranged.

Description

Summary

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.

Using the Collection

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Restrictions on Access

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Bassett Jones papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Libris Polaris.

Related Archival Materials

Books purchased as part of this collection have been cataloged in the Rare Book Library and the General Library.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 07/--/89.

Manuscript poem Processed 1983.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Genre/Form

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Articles Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Essays Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Etchings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Handbills Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Lists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Menus Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Notes Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Obituaries Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Pamphlets Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Photographs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Poems Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Programs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Prospectuses Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Stereographs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Wood engravings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Admirals Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Andrée, Salomon August, 1854-1897 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Antarctica -- Discovery and exploration Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Barrow, John, Sir, 1764-1848 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bartlett, Bob, 1875-1946 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Beaufort, Francis, Sir, 1774-1857 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Beechey, Frederick William, 1796-1856 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Belcher, Edward, Sir, 1799-1877 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Borchgrevink, C. E (Carsten Egeberg), 1864-1934 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Brainard, David L. (David Legge), 1856-1946 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Charcot, Jean, 1867-1936 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Colles, William Morris, 1855-1926 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Conway, William Martin, Sir, 1856-1937 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cook, Frederick Albert, 1865-1940 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cracroft, Sophia, 1816-1892 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
De Long, Emma Wotton, 1851-1940 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
De Long, George W (George Washington), 1844-1881 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel, 1853-1935 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Elder, William, 1806-1885 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Explorers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Explorers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Franklin, Jane, 1791-1875 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Franklin, John, 1786-1847 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Gould, Laurence McKinley, 1896-1995 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Greely, A. W (Adolphus Washington), 1844-1935 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hobbs, William Herbert, 1864-1952 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Joerg, W. L. G (Wolfgang Louis Gottfried), 1885-1952 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Klickmann, Flora Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
M'Clintock, Francis Leopold, Sir, 1819-1907 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
MacMillan, Donald Baxter, 1874-1970 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Markham, Clements R, Sir (Clements Robert), 1830-1916 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Mawson, Douglas, 1882-1958 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
May, Walter Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
McClure, Robert John Le Mesurier, Sir, 1807-1873 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
McCormick, R. M (Robert M.), 1800-1890 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Murchison, Roderick Impey, Sir, 1792-1871 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Nansen, Fridtjof, 1861-1930 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Nordenskiöld, A. E (Adolf Erik), 1832-1901 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Nordenskjöld, Otto, 1869-1928 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Operti, Albert, 1852-1927 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Osborn, Sherard, 1822-1875 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Parry, William Edward, Sir, 1790-1855 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Polar regions -- Discovery and exploration Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Portraits Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Putnam, George Palmer, 1887-1950 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Rae, John, 1813-1893 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Rasmussen, Knud, 1879-1933 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Ross, James Clark, Sir, 1800-1862 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Ross, John, Sir, 1777-1856 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Scoresby, William, 1789-1857 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Shackleton, Ernest Henry, Sir, 1874-1922 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Snow, William Parker, 1817-1895 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Stefansson, Vilhjalmur, 1879-1962 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Stout, George L Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Thorndike, Townsend William, 1872- Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Townsend, George Alfred, 1841-1914 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Translations Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
White, David, 1862-1935 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Wilkins, George H, Sir (George Hubert), 1888-1958 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Worsley, Frank Arthur, 1872-1943 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID