File MS-2-603, SF Box 95, Folders 5-6 - William Inglis Morse's manuscript, corrected proofs and final page proof of Nordic Trails: A Journey to Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Germany and Czecho-Slovakia

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William Inglis Morse's manuscript, corrected proofs and final page proof of Nordic Trails: A Journey to Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Germany and Czecho-Slovakia

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MS-2-603, SF Box 95, Folders 5-6

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  • 1927 - 1930 (Creation)
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    Morse, William Inglis

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3.5 cm of textual records

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(1874-1952)

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William Inglis Morse was born in Paradise, Nova Scotia, on 4 June 1874. He graduated from Acadia College in 1897 and the Episcopal Theological School in 1900. Morse preached in Connecticut and Massachusetts until 1929 and then devoted himself to historical research. He collected maps, books and manuscripts relating to Nova Scotia and Canada, donating his collection to Acadia University, Dalhousie University, Harvard University and Yale University. He died in Cambridge, Massachusetts, on 4 June 1952.

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Records were purchased by the Dalhousie University Archives from Schooner Books Limited in accession (32-89) in 1989.

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File contains a manuscript, corrected proofs, and final page proof of Nordic Trails: A Journey to Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Germany and Czecho-Slovakia, by William Inglis Morse, printed privately in 1930.

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Preferred citation: [Identification of item], William Inglis Morse fonds, MS-2-603, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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