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Karrow, Robert W. : Robert Karrow Research Papers, 1980-1990

Primarily of photocopies of printed and archival material relating to the U. S. Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (1869-1884), its director, George M. Wheeler, other staff of the survey, and to the use of the electric telegraph for longitude determination in the 19th century. Also seminar papers and notes, 1986-1988.
Extent: 2 linear feet - (5 boxes)
Subjects: Chicago, Indians and the West, Newberry Library
Call Number: Ayer Modern MS Karrow
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The Robert Karrow Research Papers are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).