Arctic Explorers

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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.

Explorers + Expeditions

I'm a re-explorer and urban naturalist.

Admiral Robert Peary with dogs on deck of "Roosevelt" during his Arctic Expedition in search of the North Pole. Admiral Peary is generally credited as being the first person to reach the North Pole. This Photograph was made in Robert Peary, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Antique Photos, Vintage Photographs, Arctic Explorers, Interesting History, Tv Shows

Admiral Robert Peary Artic Expedition

This web page has an unusual photograph, and a nice collection of historic photos.

Frank Hurley, The End. the 'Endurance' which was trapped and crushed during a journey to Antartica. Sir Ernest Shackelton led his crew on an epic and successful journey to safety Hurley, Polo Sul, Captain Scott, Heroic Age, Bateau Pirate, Galleries In London, Shipwreck, South Wales, Tasmania

Frank Hurley, The End. the 'endurance' which was trapped and crushed during a journey to antartica. sir ernest shakelton led his crew on an epic and successful journey to safety

Antarctica The greatest story ever told: Today in polar history: Oct Ernest Shackleton's polar party begin their trek, includes Adams, Marshall and Wild. Arctic Explorers, Early Explorers, Charles Trenet, Heroic Age, Exploration, Great Stories, British History, Historical Photos, Sailing Ships

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.

Strange Historic Photos From Antarctica and Other Kingdoms of Ice-The "ice mask" of C. Madigan, taken during the Australasian Antarctic Expedition by Frank Hurley, between 1911 and 1914 Rare Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Hurley, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Team Pictures, Senior Pictures, Ice Mask

A Rare Look at Antarctica, 1911-1914

Fascinating archival photos from the first Australian expedition to Antarctica in 1911, a three-year journey into the frozen unknown.

Frank Hurley washing cinematograph film on the "Aurora" Format: Silver gelatin photonegative Notes: First Australasian Antarctic Expedition, Rare Photos, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Roald Amundsen, Arctic Explorers, Heroic Age, Photos Rares, Tall Ships, Hurley

Frank Hurley washing cinematograph film on the "Aurora"

Format: Silver gelatin photonegative Notes: First Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1914 Frank Hurley visited the Antarctic six times between 1911 and 1932. For more information and pictures, visit Discover Collections: Hurley's Antarctica on the State Library of NSW's website: www.sl.nsw.gov.au/discover_collections/natural_world/anta... From the collections of the Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales www.sl.nsw.gov.au Information about photographic collections of the…

Rare portraits of Roald Amundsen, the great Norwegian polar explorer who led the first successful mission to the South Pole in Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Roald Amundsen, Arctic Explorers, Heroic Age, Lillehammer, Juni, Old Photos, Norway

Portrett av Roald Amundsen, juni 1899

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Portrait of Robert E. Photograph by Peary Arctic Expedition, Canada, From National Geographic Image Collection, page 43 (Washington D.: National Geographic Society, Wether Peary was the first man on the North Pole is still disputable. Robert Peary, National Geographic Images, National Geographic Society, Famous Photos, Famous Art, Arctic Explorers, Early Explorers, Polo Norte, Pose

Iconic photos in National Geographic auction

The National Geographic Society is auctioning some of its most famous photographs

Arctic explorer Peter Freuchen and his wife Dagmar Gale. Photo by Irving Penn. Arctic explorer Peter Freuchen and his wife Dagmar Gale. Photo by Irving Penn.

Peter Freuchen, Artic Explorere with his wife Dagmer Gale

Norwegians led by Roald Amundsen arrived in Antarctica’s Bay of Whales on January With dog teams, they prepared to race the British to the South Pole. Amundsen’s ship, Fram, loaned by renowned. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Famous Photos, Antique Photos, Roald Amundsen, Jolie Photo, Interesting History, Tall Ships, World History

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doctortaco: “ Roald Amundsen, the first man to the South Pole. ”