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Slide set: Jan Mayen Island (lecture: Royal Geographical Society, at least 36 slides, 1921)

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Slide 83
Map Jan Mayen 83
Slide 2
'Polarfront' at Samsfjord.
Slide 14
Beerenberg' from Vogt Crater.
Slide 5
Jameson Bay, Jan Mayen.
Slide 6
Landing place, Jameson Bay
Slide 7
Base Camp, Jameson Bay.
Slide 8
Beerenberg from Jameson Bay.
Slide 9
Hooptsick Bay. Jan Mayen.
Slide 10
English Bay. Jan Mayen.
Slide 11
Seven Hollanders. Bay. Jan Meyen.
Slide 13
Fox Trap.
Slide 12
Trappers Hut. North Lagoon.
Slide 15
Beerenberg. Telephoto from Base Camp
Slide 17
Adjusting Loads. Base Camp.
Slide 18
Beerenberg. Crevassed slopes. 6500 ft.
Slide 22
Beerenberg. Advance Camp 12770 ft.
Slide 23
Palffy Crater from advance camp looking S.W
Slide 24
South Camp near Harugberg, Jan Mayen
Slide 25
Cape Traill, Jan Mayen
Slide 26
Franz Josef Peak. S. end Jan Mayen
Slide 27
Bombelles Mt., Jan Mayen.
Slide 22
Explosive vent. S. End. Jan Mayen.
Slide 29
Lava crater. S. end. Jan Mayen
Slide 30
Beerenberg from S. end
Slide 31
Beerenberg from S. end.
Slide 32
South Lagoon and Egg Bluff looking N.E
Slide 33
Beerenberg and Saule from  S. camp
Slide 34
The Saule. S. Lagoon.
Slide 35
Saule and S. Lagoon looking S
Slide 36
Vogt crater, looking S.E
Slide 31
Cape Fishburn.
Slide 38
Beerenberg from 1500ft above C. Traill.
Slide 39
Egg Bluff formerly Egg Island
Slide 41
Condensing steam on Egg Bluff.
Slide 45
Wireless Station in course of erection.
Slide 46
Wireless Wintering Party 1921-1922. Lindsten Willerang Ekerold Lould.
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The Royal Geographical Society index card states:

'36 slides made to illustrate a paper by J.M. Wordie on 'Jan Mayen Island', read 21st November 1921'

See 'The Geographical Journal', Vol. 59, No. 3 (Mar., 1922), pp. 180-194.

*This collection originally comprised 46 slides - 10 destroyed/faded, 21st May 1951.

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