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Slide set: [Manchester Geographical Society Collection: Antarctic exploration] (lecture: privately made, at least 29 slides, n.d.)

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King George V Land
Research steamship William Scoresby
Mount Erebus
Coasting along the Barrier Cliffs of Adelie Land
Biological laboratory, R.R.S. Discovery
Antarctic Crevasses
Slide 15
Adelie Land. At the foot of a Snow Ramp beneath the Coastal Ice-Cliffs, Commonweath Bay
Slide 14
Adelie Land. A View of the Mainland from the Mackellar Islets
Slide 7
Adelie Land. Surface of the Continental Ice Sheet in the Coastal Region
Slide 10
Adelie Land. Mertz Glacier Tongue at a point 50 Miles from the Land
Slide 6
Adelie Land. Weathered Cliffs of a Glacier Sheet pushing out into the Frozen Sea east of Cape Denison
'South Polar Barrier', 150ft above sea level, 1000ft thick, 450 miles long, Feb. 2 1841
Slide 28
Mount Don Pedro Christopherson
Slide 27
Mount Thorvald Nilsen
Admiralty Range
Discovery Expedition Marine Station, South Georgia
Summer Scene in the Boat Harbour, Main Base, Weddell Seals basking on 'Pancake' Floes
Sea Elephants and Royal Penguins at South End Rookery, Macquarie Island
Cape Eivind Astrup -- Northern Point of Wieneke Island
Polar Transport
Captain Scott
Typical Landscape of the Palmer Archipelago
Adelie Land. The Ice Cliff Coastline East of Winter Quarters
Slide 12a
South Georgia
Dr F.A. Cook and Captain Roald Amundsen, before and after the 'Belgica' expedition
Antarctic shelf ice
Antarctic glaciers
People appearing in slides

AMUNDSEN, Roald  (1872-c.1928) – slide [98]

COOK, Dr Frederick A.  (1865-1940) – slide [98]

MAWSON, Douglas  (1882-1958) – slide 12a

SCOTT, Captain Robert  (1868-1912) – slide [75]

SHACKLETON, Ernest  (1874-1922) – slide [74]

Lucerna ID  3010505

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 27 July 2019

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