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MacMillan, Donald Baxter



  • Existence: 1874 - 1970

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Donald and Miriam MacMillan collection

Identifier: M118
Abstract The papers of husband and wife Donald Baxter MacMillan (Bowdoin 1898, 1874-1970) and Miriam Look MacMillan (1905-1987), document exploration in the Arctic and Sub-Arctic regions from the time of Robert E. Peary’s successful North Pole expedition (1908-1909), through both World Wars, and into the modern scientific era. Materials include the MacMillans' personal and professional correspondence, log books and journals, published and unpublished writings, notebooks, scrapbooks, lecture...
Dates: 1875 - 2014; Majority of material found within 1908-1987

MacMillan-Morse collection

Identifier: M196

The collection contains correspondence between Donald and Miriam MacMillan, and between the MacMillans and Mr. and Mrs. Moses, among others; also includes printed materials, diary excerpts, and lectures either by or relating to Donald MacMillan.

Dates: 1862-1984

MacMillan-Snyder letters

Identifier: M289

Letters written by Donald B. and Miriam L. MacMillan to Emma and William H. Snyder, with occasional newspaper clippings, photographs, and other printed material included.

Dates: 1931-1953, undated

MacMillan-"Thebaud" collection

Identifier: M120

The collection contains letters, journals, Thebaud ship's log, ornithological notes, articles and addresses, photographs, lists, and clippings, all relating to the voyage and written by various crew members.

Dates: 1937

Additional filters:

Arctic regions -- Description and travel 2
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration -- American 2
Personal correspondence 2
Arctic regions -- Popular works 1
Dictionaries 1