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Three paragraphs from a larger document discussing specific data points and figures on the thickness of ice in Canada, requested because the requester had heard that the ice "had been decreasing very rapidly"

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The very end of a letter which contains two paragraphs that enumerate that an open polar sea would have far-reaching economic and strategic effects that should be investigated further. The letter is signed by a G. W. Rowley. It also has handwritten…

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The end of a memorandum from G.W. Rowley warning against the restrictiveness of the J.I.B. proposals which would lead to opening themselves up to criticism for no purpose that they can immediately see. This memo has a handwritten note under it which…

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A map of the northeastern United States, northeastern Canada and western Greenland detailing arctic supply routes. The routes are marked by solid lines to indicate operating routes and dotted lines for alternate routes. The lines snake upwards with…

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Pictured is a large aircraft labelled ARCTIC QUEEN with three men standing in front of it and several packs of equipment in the background. The three men are indicated to be Admiral Lomquist and two Navy observers in the caption.

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A large open field of mostly rock and spots of snow stretches out to the horizon. A few small figures in the background poke at the rocks with tools while a figure in the middle ground rides some four-wheeled vehicle. The caption indicates they are…

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A C-54 aircraft sits nose-down in an icefield with its tail up at an odd angle.

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A large, wide-open field covered with snow is pictured along with several long rows of what seem to be tire tracks traversing it

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Three planes sit in a large open field of snow and ice with several small figures standing around them.

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Two planes sit in the distance on a large field of ice and snow
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