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A.W. Greely papers, 1753-1959

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BOX 62-79 Military Papers, 1863-1921
Correspondence, journals, orders, reports, memoranda, documents, charts, maps, scrapbooks, and printed matter.
Arranged by subject.
BOX 62 Orders and other personal items
1863-1873
BOX 63 1874-1877
BOX 64 1878-1880
BOX 65 1881
BOX 66 1882-1891
BOX 67 1893-1921
BOX 68 1875-1907, undated
BOX 69 Lady Franklin Bay Expedition
Journals
1882-1883
BOX 70 1883
BOX 71 1881-1882
(3 folders)
Reports, 1882-1885
(3 folders)
Maps, circa 1882
Congressional documents, 1877-1914
(2 folders)
BOX 72 Official papers, 1875-1911
BOX 73 Miscellany, 1884-1912
Scrapbooks
BOX 74 1881-1884
BOX 75 1884
BOX 76 San Francisco, Calif., earthquake and fire, 1906
Official papers
Reports
BOX 77 Reports
Maps
Miscellany
BOX 78 Ute Indian campaign
Memoranda, 1886-1920, undated
BOX 79 Printed matter, 1858-1920, undated
Miscellany
BOX 80-93 Article, Book and Speech File, 1869-1927
BOX 80-87 Articles, 1879-1923
Bound and unbound manuscript, typescript, and printed copies of articles by Greely.
The volumes of articles overlap in date and are arranged chronologically using the earliest date in each volume. The unbound material is separated as follows: dated articles, 1889-1923; undated articles; lists of articles by Greely; and articles, 1914-1927, written for encyclopedias and year books including material on Alaska, Greenland, and Polar research. The unbound articles and related items are arranged chronologically.
BOX 80 Bound
Vol. 1, 1879-1909
Vol. 2, 1881-1914
Vol. 3, 1886-1912
Vol. 4, 1886-1918
BOX 81 Vol. 5, 1888-1898
Vol. 6, 1888-1914
Vol. 7, 1888-1915
Vol. 8, 1889-1893
BOX 82 Vol. 9, 1890-1909
Vol. 10, 1891-1916
Vol. 11, 1891-1916
Vol. 12, 1891-1916
BOX 83 Vol. 13, 1892-1915
Vol. 14, 1896-1914
Vol. 15, 1896-1918
BOX 84 Vol. 16, 1898-1918
Vol. 17, 1901-1904
Vol. 18, 1901-1916
Vol. 19, 1908-1909
Vol. 20, 1909-1915
BOX 85 Vol. 21, 1909-1915
Vol. 22, 1910
Vol. 23, 1910-1916
Vol. 24, 1914-1916
Vol. 25, undated
Vol. 26, undated
BOX 86 Unbound
1889-1923, undated
BOX 87 Encyclopedia and year book articles, 1914-1927
BOX 88-91 Book File, 1869-1927
Manuscript, typescript, galley proof, and some printed copies of books by Greely. Included are notes and a list of Greely's official publications.
BOX 88 Three Years of Arctic Service: An Account of the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition of 1881-84 and the Attainment of the Farthest North, 1886
Explorers and Travellers, 1893
BOX 89 Handbook of Arctic Discoveries, 1896
Public Documents of the Early Congresses, 1789-1793, 1897
Public Documents of the First Fourteen Congresses, 1789-1817, 1904
Handbook of Alaska: Its Resources, Products, and Attractions, 1909
BOX 90 Reminiscences of Adventure and Service: A Record of Sixty-Five Years, 1927
List of Greely's official books, 1869-1889
Notes
Miscellany
BOX 91 “Around the World,” 1901
BOX 92-93 Speech File, 1884-1909
Addresses, lectures, and speeches, bound and unbound.
Volumes are arranged chronologically using the earliest date in the volume. There are a few articles by Greely in the bound volumes. The unbound speeches are arranged chronologically.
BOX 92 Bound
Articles and addresses
Vol. 1, 1903-1909, undated
Vol. 2, 1884-1904
Vol. 3, 1884-1903
BOX 93 Addresses and lectures, 1886-1893
Unbound, addresses, 1884-1907, undated
BOX 94-127 Miscellany, 1753-1959
Material on the Arctic; biographical material containing early family records; financial records; invitations, greeting and calling cards, announcements, and ephemera; maps; memorabilia; newspaper clippings, mostly concerning the San Francisco earthquake and fire of 1906; notes and memoranda; and printed matter.
Where possible the material is separated by type of material and arranged into well-defined groupings therein, and further arranged chronologically.
BOX 94 Arctic file
1845-1896
BOX 95 1860-1894
BOX 96 1877-1915
BOX 97 1910-1923
BOX 98-99 Undated
BOX 100-101 Biographical material, 1753-1959 See also Oversize
BOX 102 Financial records
BOX 103 General
Guest book, 1907-1914
Invitations, greeting and calling cards, and ephemera
BOX 104-114 Invitations, greeting and calling cards, and ephemera
BOX 115 Memorabilia and newspaper clippings
BOX 116-123 Newspaper clippings
BOX 124-125 Notes and memoranda, 1871-1932, undated
BOX 126-127 Printed matter
BOX 128-138 Scrapbooks, 1881-1935
Scrapbooks on various topics.
BOX 128-138 1881-1935
BOX 139-148 Addition, 1826-1997
Biographical material, diaries, family and general correspondence, clippings, writings, and printed matter.
Arranged by type of material or name of person.
BOX 139 Personal
Biographical material
Clippings, 1884-1888, 1906, 1923-1936, 1959-1960, 1969, 1997, undated
Death of Greely, 1935
Diaries
1866-1867, 1912-1917
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