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Antarctic Photos

Century old Antarctic images discovered in Captain Scott's hut

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Alexander Stevens on Aurora deck
Alexander Stevens on Aurora deck
Ross Island, Antarctica. Alexander Stevens, chief scientist and geologist looks south. Hut Point Peninsula in the background. Cellulose nitrate processed sheet film negative, found in Captain Scott's 1911 expedition base, Cape Evans, Antarctica, by Antarctic Heritage Trust (NZ) conservators. Photo taken by Ernest Shackleton's Ross Sea Party 1914-1917.
Carsten Borchgrevink's Hut, Cape Adare
The cape at Cape Adare, Northern Victoria Land showing Ridley Beach where Carsten Borchgrevink's expedition base is located. The site is only accessible by ship.