Franklin Pierce Bay, 79° 30’ N, no water northward
Albumen print by Thomas Mitchell and George White. Image shows three members of the British Arctic Expedition out on the ice pack in Franklin Pierce Bay. They can be seen using a long pole to perhaps test the depth of the ice. Taken during the British Arctic Expedition of 1875-1876, led by Captain George Strong Nares. Page 20 of an album titled "Her Majesty's Ships the Alert & Discovery. 1875-1876. Vol. 1."
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- albumen print
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- egg white
- National Science and Media Museum, Bradford
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