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Slide set: [Amundsen's South Polar expedition 1911-1912] (lecture: Royal Geographical Society, at least 15 slides, 1912-1914)

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Slide 2
Amundsen: 1st Dog camp
Slide 3
Amundsen: 'Hell's Gate' The Devil's Glacier.
Slide 4
Amundsen: Mt Don Pedro Christophersen
Slide 5
Amundsen: Oscar Wisting with his dogs at the South Pole
Slide 6
Amundsen: Junction of the Great Barrier and King Edward Land
Slide 7
Amundsen: Camp on the way to the South Pole
Slide 8
Amundsen: Framheim
Slide 9
Amundsen: South Polar Transport
Slide 10
Amundsen at the South Pole
Slide 11
Amundsen: 4th Dec 1911 89° 55' S Latitude
Slide 12
Amundsen on the South Pole
Slide 13
Amundsen: Digging the foundations of the Framheim
Amundsen's tent at the South Pole
Slide 35
Amundsen: Route to S. Pole
Slide 36
Amundsen at the S. Pole
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Date of first manufacture
unknown  (earliest possible 1912, latest possible 1914)
Related slide set

see also The discovery of the South Pole (lecture: Newton & Co., 57 slides, 1912-1913)


These slides are probably rephotographed from existing photographs, rather than made from direct negatives of Amundsen's expedition. The slide numbering suggests an original larger set of at least 36 slides.

Lucerna ID  3009031

Record created by Emily Hayes and Richard Crangle. Last updated 27 December 2018

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