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Rare Photos Of The First Australasian Expedition To Antarctica In 1911

09 May 2018

IN PHOTO: A dreamy Venice in seal-land In 1911, a group of scientists and ...

  • People: A dreamy Venice in seal-land
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IN PHOTO: Winter quarters In 1911, a group of scientists and adventurers s...

  • People: Winter quarters
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IN PHOTO: Sclater penguin In 1911, a group of scientists and adventurers s...

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IN PHOTO: Young sea-elephants on the beach, Macquarie Ilsand, Antarctica, 1...

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IN PHOTO: Wreck of the 'Gratitude', Macquarie Island, 1911 In 1911, a grou...

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IN PHOTO: Wild & Watson in sleeping bag tent on sledge journey In 1911, a ...

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IN PHOTO: Weddell seal, Shackleton Ice Shelf, Antarctica, 1911-1914 In 191...

  • People: Weddell seal, Shackleton Ice Shelf, Antarctica, 19...
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IN PHOTO: Victoria penguin, Antarctica, 1911-1914 In 1911, a group of scie...

  • People: Victoria penguin, Antarctica, 1911-1914
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IN PHOTO: Unloading supplies at Cape Denison, 1911-1914 In 1911, a group o...

  • People: Unloading supplies at Cape Denison, 1911-1914
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IN PHOTO: The Air-tractor In 1911, a group of scientists and adventurers s...

  • People: The Air-tractor
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IN PHOTO: Start of the first Depot Journey; "The Grottoes" In 1911, a grou...

  • People: Start of the first Depot Journey, "The Grottoes"
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IN PHOTO: Skeleton of sea-elephant & Harold Hamilton In 1911, a group of s...

  • People: Skeleton of sea-elephant & Harold Hamilton
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IN PHOTO: Shags defending nest, Macquarie Island In 1911, a group of scien...

  • People: Shags defending nest, Macquarie Island
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IN PHOTO: Photograph from the Expedition [group portrait], 1911-1914 In 19...

  • People: Photograph from the Expedition [group portrait], 1...
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IN PHOTO: Mushroom ice formation, 1912 In 1911, a group of scientists and ...

  • People: Mushroom ice formation, 1912
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IN PHOTO: Mertz leaving the hut by the trapdoor on the verandah roof In 19...

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IN PHOTO: Mawson rests at the side of sledge, outward bound on first sledge...

  • People: Mawson rests at the side of sledge, outward bound ...
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IN PHOTO: Madigan at the rail & Mawson stepping from the rail of the Aurora...

  • People: Madigan at the rail & Mawson stepping from the rai...
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IN PHOTO: King penguins, Antarctica, 1911-1914 In 1911, a group of scienti...

  • People: King penguins, Antarctica, 1911-1914
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IN PHOTO: In full sledging gear on the plateau, 1911-1914 In 1911, a group...

  • People: In full sledging gear on the plateau, 1911-1914
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IN PHOTO: Ice mask, C.T. Madigan, between 1911-1914 In 1911, a group of sc...

  • People: Ice mask, C.T. Madigan, between 1911-1914
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IN PHOTO: Ice cased Adelie penguins after a blizzard at Cape Denison In 19...

  • People: Ice cased Adelie penguins after a blizzard at Cape...
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IN PHOTO: Huskies pulling sledge In 1911, a group of scientists and advent...

  • People: Huskies pulling sledge
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IN PHOTO: Hamilton hand-netting for macro-plankton from Aurora In 1911, a ...

  • People: Hamilton hand-netting for macro-plankton from Auro...
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IN PHOTO: Frozen Adelie, Antarctica, 1911-1914 In 1911, a group of scienti...

  • People: Frozen Adelie, Antarctica, 1911-1914
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IN PHOTO: Frank Hurley washing cinematograph film on the "Aurora" In 1911,...

  • People: Frank Hurley washing cinematograph film on the "Au...
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IN PHOTO: Female sea-elephant, Macquarie island, Antarctica, 1911-1914 In ...

  • People: Female sea-elephant, Macquarie island, Antarctica,...
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IN PHOTO: F. Bickerton looking out over seas near Commonwealth Bay In 1911...

  • People: F. Bickerton looking out over seas near Commonweal...
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IN PHOTO: Cavern carved by the sea in an ice wall near Commonwealth Bay, 19...

  • People: Cavern carved by the sea in an ice wall near Commo...
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IN PHOTO: Bob Bage and J. Hunter at 65 miles south In 1911, a group of sci...

  • People: Bob Bage and J. Hunter at 65 miles south
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IN PHOTO: Blizzard, the pup in Antarctica / photograph by Frank Hurley In ...

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09 May 2018 34203857

IN PHOTO: Basilisk & Ginger at Main Base In 1911, a group of scientists an...

  • People: Basilisk & Ginger at Main Base
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IN PHOTO: Bage in the entrance to the Astronomic Observatory, Antarctica, 1...

  • People: Bage in the entrance to the Astronomic Observatory...
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IN PHOTO: Australian Antarctic Expedition members in the kitchen, 1911-1914...

  • People: Australian Antarctic Expedition members in the kit...
09 May 2018 34203854

IN PHOTO: Aurora traversing loose pack ice entering the Durville Sea, Dec. ...

  • People: Aurora traversing loose pack ice entering the Durv...
09 May 2018 34203853

IN PHOTO: Arthur Sawyer & sea elephant pup In 1911, a group of scientists ...

  • People: Arthur Sawyer & sea elephant pup
09 May 2018 34203852

IN PHOTO: A radiant turret lit by the midsummer midnight sun In 1911, a gr...

  • People: A radiant turret lit by the midsummer midnight sun
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