E. D. Bruce papers: 1962, 1964
Summary Information
Title: E. D. Bruce papers
Creator: Bruce, E. D.
Dates: 1962, 1964
Extent: 5 items
Member of Medical Corps, 310th Engineers, U.S. Army who served in the Allied intervention in Russia, 1918-1920, the "Polar Bear Expedition." Collection includes letter and songs relating to the Polar Bear expedition to Archangel.
Call number: 86606 Aa 1
Language: The materials are in English.
Repository: Bentley Historical Library
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e-mail: bentley.ref@umich.edu
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Finding aid prepared by: Len Coombs

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

The collection was donated by the Polar Bear Association in 1964 (Donor no.: 4145).

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open for research.

To protect fragile audiovisual recordings (such as audio cassettes, film reels, and VHS tapes), the Bentley Historical Library has a policy of converting them to digital formats by a professional vendor whenever a researcher requests access. For more information, please see: http://bentley.umich.edu/research/duplication/.

Preferred Citation:

item, folder title, E. D. Bruce papers, Bentley Historical Library, University of Michigan


Served as sergeant Medical Detachment, 310th Engineers.

Collection Scope and Content Note

The papers include a short reminiscence and several songsBruce composed about the campaign.

Subject Terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the finding aid database and catalog of The Bentley Historical Library/University of Michigan. Researchers desiring additional information about related topics should search the catalog using these headings.

  • Soviet Union -- History -- Allied intervention, 1918-1920.
  • World War, 1914-1918.
  • Polar Bear Expedition.
  • Bruce, E. D.
Contents List
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Container / Location Title
Papers [series]
Folder   1  
1962, 1964 (5 items)
Letter from Bruce to Michigan Historical Society [access item]
Polar Bear serenade by E. D. Bruce [access item]
Canadians Ho! words and music by E. D. Bruce [access item]
Sail on Olympia, words and music by E. D. Bruce [access item]
Our Song of Love (Memorial Day) words and music by E. D. Bruce [access item]