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British National Antarctic Expedition, Discovery, 1901-04
PHOTOGRAPH OF CAPTAIN SCOTT, ERNEST SHACKLETON AND OFFICERS OF THE DISCOVERY, 1901
vintage print (visible area 233 x 282mm.), mounted, framed and glazed, short clean tear (without loss) at foot of image
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A rare photograph of Scott and Shackleton with ten other officers and senior members of the expedition on board the Discovery in 1901 before departure to the Antarctic. Seated in the front are Dr George Murray, Captain Scott, Lieut. Armitage, and Lieut. Royds; those standing behind include Lieut. Barne, Ernest Shackleton, R.W. Skelton and Dr Koettlitz.

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