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Papers, 1879 - 1939


Contents of Collection

From the Collection: Collection includes a scrapbook containing clippings and letters; a photo album and negatives documenting partcipation in Walter Wellman's failed expedition to the North Pole in either 1906 or 1907; notes and scrapbook on a patent for an Internal Combustion Engine created with Douglas J. Martin ; maritime regalia; papers documenting schooling and professional advacement; and collection of published works.


  • 1879 - 1939

Conditions Governing Access

Appointments to examine materials must be made in advance. Please e-mail for more information or to schedule an appointment.


From the Collection: 5 Linear Feet (2 small flat boxes; 1 oversize flat box; 2 document boxes; bound volumes; artifacts.)

Language of Materials



This series consists of Riesenberg's personal notes, clippings, photographs, and books, as well as documents demonstrating his schooling and professional advancement.


Repository Details

Part of the Stephen B. Luce Library Repository

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