'Hut Point from Observation Hill', 1911, (1946). Creator: Unknown.

'Hut Point from Observation Hill', 1911, (1946).  Creator: Unknown.

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'Hut Point from Observation Hill', 1911, (1946). View of the coast of Antarctica at Hut Point Peninsula on Ross Island. After a watercolour by Dr Edward Wilson, a member of Robert Falcon Scott's doomed expedition to the South Pole. When Scott's final camp was discovered by a search team in November 1912, Scott's sleeping bag was open and his body partially out of his bag - his left arm was extended across Wilson. From "British Polar Explorers", by Admiral Sir Edward Evans. [Collins, London, 1946]

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People Information

  1. Unknown, attributed to: :
  1. Edward Wilson: British: Explorer, naturalist, scientist, physician, natural historian, painter, artist, ornithologist.
People Related
  1. William Collins: British: Publisher, publishers, publishing company, publishing house
  2. Edward Evans: British: Naval officer, Antarctic explorer, author, writer

Picture Type
  1. Landscape

Geographic Hierarchy

World Antarctica

  1. 83 50 37 S , 065 43 30 E

Category Hierarchy

Science & Nature Weather & Seasons

Science & Nature Geographical Features

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Science & Nature Discovery & Exploration

Digital Image Size

Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 3960x5322
File Size : 61,744kb


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