5 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Scientific expeditions--Antarctica.

  1. Walter Sullivan papers, 1929-1997

    75,000 items ; 214 containers plus 5 oversize ; 90 linear feet ; 243 digital files (12.82 MB). -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Correspondence, lecture files, writings, reviews, wire service reports, notes, book files, alphabetical files, research files, maps, prints, photographs, digital files, and other papers pertaining chiefly to Sullivan’s career as a journalist for the New York Times. Documents his years as a correspondent in China and Antarctica, and his work as a science writer and editor.

  2. William H. Littlewood papers, 1904-2007

    2,000 items ; 14 containers plus 1 oversize ; 5.5 linear feet ; 3,637 digital files (2.24 GB). -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    Civilian oceanographer with the United States Navy and science attaché with the United States Foreign Service. Correspondence, cables, dispatches, memoranda, reports, journals, clippings, writings, newsletters, photographs, maps, ephemera, planning files, and reference materials primarily related to Operation Deep Freeze between 1955 and 1959.

  3. N.C. Gerson papers, 1928-1998

    6,300 items ; 18 containers ; 7.2 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    Research physicist. Correspondence, biographical material, drafts and offprints of scientific articles, memoranda, minutes, notes and equations, reports, research material, rosters, schematics, and other papers documenting Gerson's career as a research physicist and his service as a member of the United States National Committee for the International Geophysical Year (1957-1958).

  4. Charles Wilkes papers, 1607-1959

    6,500 items ; 45 containers plus 3 oversize plus 1 vault ; 18 linear feet ; 26 microfilm reels. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Naval officer and explorer. Official and family correspondence, journals and diaries, legal and financial papers, autobiography and other writings, and scientific notebooks relating to Wilkes's command of an expedition (1838-1842) to the Antarctic, Hawaii and various other Pacific islands, and the northwest coast of the United States; his capture of J. M. Mason and John Slidell in the Trent...

  5. Finn Ronne and Edith M. Ronne papers, 1900-2012

    15,800 items ; 45 containers plus 1 classified and 2 oversize ; 18.4 linear feet ; 1 microfilm reel ; 6,900 digital files (18.46 GB). -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Antarctic explorer and his wife, writer, lecturer, and the first American woman in Antarctica. Correspondence, reports, photographs, flight logs, diaries, writings, lectures, clippings, and other items relating to Finn Ronne's scientific expeditions to Antarctica including Richard Evelyn Byrd's expedition of 1933-1935, the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition of 1946-1948, the United States...