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A small ship came into sight; Wild gave orders to kindle the beacon. Relief had come at last! [picture] / Frank Hurley
Bib ID 2384058
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
 
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Description 1916 
1 photograph : gelatin silver ; 25.5 x 32.5 cm., on mount 50.4 x 40.5 cm. 
Series

Hurley collection of photographic prints.

Notes

Part of collection: Hurley collection of photographic prints.

Condition: Good.

"With Shackleton to the Antarctic. Photography by Frank Hurley O.B.E. A Kodak presentation."--Printed on mount.

Title from caption in 1948 publication.

"A small ship came into sight; Wild gave orders to kindle the beacon. Relief had come at last"--Caption for photograph in 1948 publication.

Related negative in the Hurley negative collection: FH 1194.

Also available in an electronic version via the Internet at: http://nla.gov.au/nla.pic-an24552862

Published in: Shackleton's argonauts : a saga of the Antarctic ice-packs / Frank Hurley. Sydney : Angus and Robertson, 1948.

Subjects Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, - (1914-1917) - Photographs.  |  Antarctica - Discovery and exploration - Photographs.  |  Antarctica - Photographs.
Exhibited Exhibited: In a New Light: Australian Photography 1850s-1930s, National Library of Australia, 9 October 2003 - 26 January 2004 

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