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MS Am 1486

Howard, William Lauriston, 1860-1930. William Lauriston Howard Point Barrow Expedition diaries, 1885-1886: Guide.

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Descriptive Summary

Location: b
Call No.: MS Am 1486
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Howard, William Lauriston, 1860-1930.
Title: William Lauriston Howard Point Barrow Expedition diaries,
Date(s): 1885-1886.
Quantity: 1 collection (1 box (.5 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Diaries of U.S. naval officers who participated in the Point Barrow expedition to Alaska in 1885-1886.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

56M-180. Gift of Miss Louise H. Guyol,c/o Monroe & Lemann, Whitney Building, New Orleans 12, Louisiana; received: 1957April.

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

William Lauriston Howard Point Barrow Expedition Diaries, 1885-1886 (MS Am 1486). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Howard was an ensign who accompanied the U.S. Navy's Point Barrow expedition to Alaska, led by Lieutenant George M. Stoney

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by author.

Scope and Contents

Diaries by William Lauriston Howard and George M. Stoney concerning U.S. naval expeditions to Alaska.

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