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FITZHUGH GREEN, SR. PAPERS
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Box: 11 Fold: 3 Scrapbook 1913, Part 2: pp.297a-464
April 27-May 12, 1913

DESCRIPTION: Contains pp.297a-464 of FG's scrapbook for 1913, part 2. Note: Items are described in order of appearance and are not therefore in strict chronological order. The following pages include - 1. pp.297a-347, primarily correspondence with equipment suppliers and transport agents; 1 TLS to FG from W. Elmer Ekblaw (5/23/1913). 2. pp.349-358 blank. 3. pp.359a-373, includes more correspondence re technical material for the expedition; also 1 TLS (5/24/1913) to FG from Edmund Otis Hovey. 4. pp.375-384 blank. 5. pp.385-401, technical equipment correspondence; ACS to FG from Hovey (5/10/1913); ALS, TLS from Donald B. MacMillan to FG; 6. pp.403-12 blank. 7. 413-453, all correspondence with equipment suppliers (5/7-5/23/1913). Includes some itemized invoices/purchase orders. 8. pp.455-464 blank.

Box: 11 Fold: 4 Scrapbook 1913, Part 2: pp.465-600
April 29, 1913-June 2, 1913

DESCRIPTION: Contains pp.465-600 of FG's scrapbook for 1913, part 2. Note: Items are described in order of appearance and are not therefore in strict chronological order. The following pages include - 1. pp.465-487, includes, correspondence with equipment suppliers; ALS, TLS, telegram to FG from Jerome Lee Allen. 2. 489-498 blank. 3. pp.499-554, includes 5 ALS from Jerome Lee Allen to FG (4/21-524/1913). 4. pp. 555-564 blank. 5. 565a-591b, includes 2 TLS from Edmund Otis Hovey to FG, among other correspondence with suppliers for the expedition. 6. 591c-600 blank.

Box: 11 Fold: 5 Scrapbook 1913, Part 2: pp.601a-692
June 6-24, 1913

DESCRIPTION: Contains pp.601a-692 of FG's scrapbook for 1913, part 2. Note: Items are described in order of appearance and are not therefore in strict chronological order. The following pages include - 1. pp.601a-623a, invitation to reception hosted by U.S. Secretary of the Navy, Admiral and Mrs. (George?) Dewey; other correspondence re equipment for the Crocker Land Expedition. 2. 623b-632 blank. 3. pp.633a-g, a report to the expedition organizers submitted by General Electric Company, entitled, "Lighting Recommendations for Crocker Land Expedition" dated June 10, 1913: "The following specifications cover the lighting for the permanent headquarters of the Crocker Land Expedition, Crocker Land, Arctic Zone..." 4. pp.633h-649, all correspondence re FG's insurance policy with New England Mutual Life Insurance. Includes TLS from Charles E. Green. 5. pp.651-660 blank. 6. pp.661-681, notably, printed menu/program for the "Godspeed Dinner to the Crockerland Expedition" held by the American Museum of Natural History and the American Geographical Society. Shows b/w photo of the 6 members (677a); TLS to FG from Henry Fairfield Osborn (6/20/1913); 1 TLS from Edmund Otis Hovey (6/24/1913).

Box: 11 Fold: 6 Scrapbook 1913, Part 2: pp.693a-end
June 1-18, 1913

DESCRIPTION: Contains pp.693-end of FG's scrapbook for 1913, Part 2. Note: Items are described in order of appearance and are not in strict chronological order. The following are notable items for 1. pp.693a-699, personal purchase receipts for FG; telegram from Isabelle Green (6/24/1913); miscellaneous correspondence with equipment suppliers. 2. pp.701-800 blank. 3. pp.801-809, correspondence with equipment suppliers, particularly General Electric Company. 4. pp.811-end blank.

Box: 12 Fold: 1 "Across the Pole by Plane" by Fitzhugh Green, Sr.
Reprint June 1923

DESCRIPTION: Contains reprint from the United States Institute Proceedings. 2 copies.

Box: 12 Fold: 2 "Amusing Fifty Thousand Men - Another Opportunity for Govt. Control"
Reprint November 1917

DESCRIPTION: Contains reprint from the United States Institute Proceedings. 2 copies. Full title, "Amusing Fifty Thousand Men - Another Opportunity for Government Control."

Box: 12 Fold: 3 "Earth Features and the Navy Pilot" by Fitzhugh Green, Sr.
Reprint November 1923

DESCRIPTION: Contains reprint from the United States Institute Proceedings. 2 copies.

Box: 12 Fold: 4 "Facts About Our Navy" Promotion Package
1917

DESCRIPTION: Contains printed promotion package for FG's series of articles about the U.S. Navy, published by the George Matthew Adams Service, N.Y., under the serial heading, "Facts About Our Navy."

Box: 12 Fold: 5 "Facts About Our Navy" (a) by Fitzhugh Green, Sr.
1917

DESCRIPTION: Contains printed samples of the articles written by FG for the George Matthew Adams Service, under the heading, "Facts About Our Navy."

Box: 12 Fold: 6 "Facts About Our Navy" (b) by Fitzhugh Green, Sr.
1917

DESCRIPTION: Contains printed samples of the articles written by FG for the George Matthew Adams Service, under the heading, "Facts About Our Navy."

Box: 12 Fold: 7 "Fixing the Decimal Point" by Fitzhugh Green, Sr.
Reprint August 1924

DESCRIPTION: Contains reprint from the United States Institute Proceedings. 2 copies.

Box: 12 Fold: 8 "How About This?" Promotion Package
1924

DESCRIPTION: Contains printed promotional material for a series of articles on popular science by FG for the George Matthew Adams Service, entitled, "How About This?" Introductory letter states: "Nearly every man, woman and child in the country is vividly interested in at least one branch of Scientific Progress and Endeavor. That is the big reason behind our starting a popular Science feature, How About This, samples enclosed. Fitzhugh Green will edit this great work for us. He is a graduate of two universities; an explorer of note; and the most striking and original writer of science news in popular form living today..." Printed samples of numerous articles by FG included.

Box: 12 Fold: 9 "How About This?" by Fitzhugh Green, Sr.
c.1921-1924

DESCRIPTION: Contains printed samples of articles for the series entitled, "How About This?" written by FG for the George Matthew Adams Service. Includes some typed manuscript drafts of articles.

Box: 12 Fold: 10 "How About This?" by Fitzhugh Green, Sr.
1921

DESCRIPTION: Contains more printed samples of articles written by FG for this publication series.

Box: 12 Fold: 11 "The Navy and the North Pole" by Fitzhugh Green, Sr.
Reprint March 1924

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 reprints from the United States Institute Proceedings.

Box: 12 Fold: 12 "A New Method of Teaching Swimming..." by Fitzhugh Green, Sr.
1911

DESCRIPTION: Contains 4 reprints from the United States Naval Institute Proceedings. Full title, "A New Method of Teaching Swimming with a Few Hints on Rescuing the Drowning."

Box: 12 Fold: 13 "Peary - The Man Who Refused to Fail" - by Fitzhugh Green, Sr.
no date

DESCRIPTION: Contains printed promotional card for FG's book about Robert E. Peary.

Box: 12 Fold: 14 "Rear Admiral Peary, U.S.N., Scientist and Arctic Explorer"
Reprint August 1922

DESCRIPTION: Contains reprint from the United States Institute Proceedings. 2 copies.

Box: 12 Fold: 15 "The Romance of Modern Exploration" by Fitzhugh Green, Sr.
Printed 1929

DESCRIPTION: Contains 1 copy of the booklet written by FG for a program of the American Library Association, "Reading with a Purpose."

Box: 12 Fold: 16 "Science and the Navy" by Fitzhugh Green, Sr.
October 1922

DESCRIPTION: Contains reprint from the United States Institute Proceedings. 4 copies.

Box: 12 Fold: 17 "Types of Merchant Skippers" by Fitzhugh Green, Sr.
Reprint December 1918

DESCRIPTION: Contains reprint from the United States Naval Institute Proceedings. 2 copies.

Box: 12 Fold: 18 Printed Ephemera: Arthur Alexander, singer (advertisement)
1917

DESCRIPTION: Contains printed advertisement for the singer Arthur Alexander.

Box: 12 Fold: 19 Printed Ephemera: War News/Atlantic Daily News Release
9/3/1916

DESCRIPTION: Contains issue number 8 of the Atlantic Daily News giving news of the status of the war.

Box: 12 Fold: 20 Printed Ephemera: "Big Game & Holidays in East Africa" Brochure
no date

DESCRIPTION: Contains printed traveller's guide/brochure.

Box: 12 Fold: 21 Printed Ephemera: "Interesting Facts About Alligators"
no date

DESCRIPTION: Contains printed booklet written by "Alligator Joe" Campbell, "originator of alligator farming in America and owner of the Florida Alligator Farm, South Jacksonville, Florida."

Box: 12 Fold: 22 Printed Ephemera: "Women Uncle Sam Needs You" Handbill
1943?

DESCRIPTION: Contains printed handbill soliciting labor assistance to U.S. government from women civilians during World War II (?).

Box: 13 Fold: 1 Articles by Green: African Safari/Adventure
1927

DESCRIPTION: Contains newsclippings of articles ghost-written by FG for Martin Johnson, re African safari adventures.

Box: 13 Fold: 2 Articles by Green: Arctic Exploration/Adventure
1924-31

DESCRIPTION: Contains clippings from newspapers and periodicals of articles written/ghost-written by FG, re arctic exploration/adventure.

Box: 13 Fold: 3 Articles by Green: Aviation
1926-27

DESCRIPTION: Contains clippings from newspapers and periodicals of articles written/ghost-written by FG, re aviation.

Box: 13 Fold: 4 Articles by Green: Polar Aviation
1924-28

DESCRIPTION: Contains clippings from newspapers and periodicals of articles written/ghost-written by FG, re polar aviation. Note articles for and about Richard Evelyn Byrd's flight across the Atlantic.

Box: 13 Fold: 5 Lecture by Fitzhugh Green, Sr.: "What Next in Flying?"
no date

DESCRIPTION: Contains printed advertisement (12) for a lecture on aviation given by FG which was accompanied by motion pictures.

Box: 13 Fold: 6 Articles by Green: Exploration (general)
1927

DESCRIPTION: Contains clippings from newspapers and periodicals of articles written/ghost-written by FG, re exploration.

Box: 13 Fold: 7 Articles by Green: U.S. Navy
1917-28

DESCRIPTION: Contains clippings from newspapers and periodicals of articles written/ghost-written by FG, re the U.S. Navy. Includes some fiction.

Box: 13 Fold: 8 Articles by Green: U.S. Navy
1917-27

DESCRIPTION: Contains clippings from newspapers and periodicals of articles written/ghost-written by FG, re U.S. Navy.

Box: 13 Fold: 9 Articles by Green: Seafaring
1917-1927

DESCRIPTION: Contains clippings from newspapers and periodicals of articles written/ghost-written by FG, re seafaring.

Box: 13 Fold: 10 Articles by Green for "Sea Power" (pseudonym: Fait Garros)
1917-1927

DESCRIPTION: Contains clippings of articles written by FG for the journal, "Sea Power" under the pseudonym "Fait Garros."

Box: 13 Fold: 11 Articles by Green: Science and Technology
no date shown/c. 1920

DESCRIPTION: Contains clippings from newspapers and periodicals of articles written/ghost-written by FG, re science and technology.

Box: 13 Fold: 12 Articles by Green: Space Exploration
no date shown

DESCRIPTION: Contains clippings from newspapers and periodicals of articles written/ghost-written by FG, re space exploration.

Box: 13 Fold: 13 Articles by Green: War
1917-24

DESCRIPTION: Contains clippings from newspapers and periodicals of articles written/ghost-written by FG, re World War I/war.

Box: 13 Fold: 14 Articles by Green: Miscellaneous/Recreational
1926-30

DESCRIPTION: Contains clippings from newspapers and periodicals of articles written/ghost-written by FG, re miscellaneous topics.

Box: 14 Fold: 1 George Matthew Adams Service
1925-6

DESCRIPTION: Contains articles re the George Matthew Adams Service; some authored by FG. Includes "Adams Features" (Sept. 1925), a booklet advertising feature articles published by the service.

Box: 14 Fold: 2 Articles by/about Scotty Allen
1/5/1929

DESCRIPTION: Contains article clipping by Scotty Allen, entitled, "Gold Lust." Published in "Collier's."

Box: 14 Fold: 3 Articles by Richard Evelyn Byrd
1927-29

DESCRIPTION: Contains articles by and about Byrd, re his flights to the North and South poles, in particular.

Box: 14 Fold: 4 Articles about Richard Evelyn Byrd
192628

DESCRIPTION: Contains articles about Byrd. Includes articles by FG. Includes articles about his flight to the North Pole in 1926.

Box: 14 Fold: 5 Articles about Richard Evelyn Byrd
1926-28

DESCRIPTION: Contains articles about Byrd, many by FG.

Box: 14 Fold: 6 William C. Durant/Margery Durant
c.1932-33

DESCRIPTION: Contains articles about FG's marriage to Margery Durant in 1933. Also articles about the latter's father, William C. Durant.

Box: 14 Fold: 7 Articles about Fitzhugh Green: Navy Years
c.1926

DESCRIPTION: Contains articles about FG's naval activities.

Box: 14 Fold: 8 Articles about Fitzhugh Green: Miscellaneous
1922-39

DESCRIPTION: Contains clippings of articles about FG.

Box: 14 Fold: 9 Articles about Fitzhugh Green, Sr. - Reviews
1923-26

DESCRIPTION: Contains reviews of FG's books, "Our Naval Heritage," and "The Life of Robert E. Peary."

Box: 14 Fold: 10 Articles about Charles Lindbergh by Fitzhugh Green, Sr.
1927

DESCRIPTION: Contains articles by FG about Charles Lindbergh.

Box: 14 Fold: 11 Articles about Lindbergh, Charles A.
1927

DESCRIPTION: Contains articles about Lindbergh, including his North Atlantic flight.

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