"Discovery" winter quarters 81° 44’ N - a patch of ice frozen in with new ice

Made:
1875-1876
maker:
Unknown

Albumen Print attributed to Thomas Mitchell. Image shows the HMS Discovery surrounded by the ice pack in 'Discovery' Bay, Canada. Taken during the British Arctic Expedition of 1875-1876, led by Captain George Strong Nares. Page six of an album titled "Her Majesty's Ships the Alert & Discovery. 1875-1876. Vol. 2."

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1981-27/2/6
type:
photograph albums
taxonomy:
  • information forms
  • books
  • albums
credit:
National Science and Media Museum, Bradford

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