Arctic explorer Peter Freuchen (1886–1957) and wife Dagmar Gale.// When you can poop out a knife, you are the winner of all manly man contests of all time!!!

Arctic explorer Peter Freuchen and wife Dagmar Gale.// When you can poop out a knife, you are the winner of all manly man contests of all time!

First woman Arctic explorer, Josephine Peary, wife of Robert Peary, was a First Lady of the Arctic, “Mother of the Snow Baby,”  and a veteran of half a dozen polar expeditions who’d outlived her husband by three decades.

FIRST WOMAN ARCTIC EXPLORER: Josephine Peary, wife of Robert Peary, was a First Lady of the Arctic, “Mother of the Snow Baby,” and a veteran of half a dozen polar expeditions who’d outlived her husband by three decades.

Captain Robert Falcon Scott - Naval officer and polar explorer, arguably the most pioneering British explorer of The Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration.

'It has been an absolute hell': Youngest member of Captain Scott's doomed expedition describes horror of finding explorer's frozen body at South Pole in letters to his mother set to fetch £80,000

Captain Robert Falcon Scott Naval officer and polar explorer, arguably the most pioneering British explorer of The Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration.He reached the South pole on the 17 January 1912 and died during return journey.

The greatest story ever told: Today in polar history: Oct 29, 1908, Ernest Shackleton's polar party begin their trek, includes Adams, Marshall and Wild.

Sir Ernest Shackleton and Imperial Trans Antarctic Expedition (Endurance expedition) stuff.

<> Arctic explorer Josephine Peary published her memoir of her travels, My Arctic Journal, in 1893

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Arctic Explorer Josephine Peary published her memoir of her travels, My Arctic Journal, in 1893

Birth of the Cool: 20 Black Style Pioneers: Style: GQMatthew Henson 1866-1955 Arctic explorer

Birth of the Cool: 20 Black Style Pioneers

Matthew Alexander Henson, African American explorer and associate of Robert Peary on multiple expeditions, including the 1909 expedition in which he planted the American flag as the first person to reach the Geographic North Pole.

Henry Hudson (1565-1611) was an English explorer and navigator who explored parts of the Arctic Ocean and northeastern North America. The Hudson River, Hudson Strait, and Hudson Bay are named for Hudson.

Henry Hudson was an English explorer and navigator who explored parts of the Arctic Ocean and northeastern North America. The Hudson River, Hudson Strait, and Hudson Bay are named for Hudson.

On Sale! US 2220 Arctic Explorers: Elisha Kent #vintage #collectibles @EtsyMktgTool http://etsy.me/2nAAiY2 #arcticexplorer #elishkentkane

On Sale! US 2220 Arctic Explorers: Elisha Kent #vintage #collectibles @EtsyMktgTool http://etsy.me/2nAAiY2 #arcticexplorer #elishkentkane

"The death of Bellot" (with thanks to Andrés Paredes for this image)   Among all the storied names of Arctic explorers from the "heroic a...

"The death of Bellot" (with thanks to Andrés Paredes for this image) Among all the storied names of Arctic explorers from the "heroic a...

greatest husband-and-wife photo ever. 5. This is Arctic explorer Peter Freuchen and his third wife, fashion illustrator, Dagmar Cohn (later Dagmar Freuchen-Gale). Every day he was away on polar expeditions, he sent Dagmar a letter and copied the Danish Royal Library.   "This 'didn't cramp his style at all' his wife had said. She added, 'All famous Danes do it, you know. And it's quite all right because the letters are never opened until 50 years after the death of the writer."

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greatest husband-and-wife photo ever. 5. This is Arctic explorer Peter Freuchen and his third wife, fashion illustrator, Dagmar Cohn (later Dagmar Freuchen-Gale). Every day he was away on polar expeditions, he sent Dagmar a letter and copied the Danish Royal Library. "This 'didn't cramp his style at all' his wife had said. She added, 'All famous Danes do it, you know. And it's quite all right because the letters are never opened until 50 years after the death of the writer."

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