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The Aurora lying at anchor, Commonwealth Bay [Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1914] [picture] / [Frank Hurley]
Bib ID 1550727
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
 
Online Versions
Description [1913?] 
1 slide : glass, lantern, col. ; 8.2 x 8.2 cm. 
Series

John George Hunter collection of photographs of Antarctica, 1911-1914.

Summary

In the distance the ice slopes of the mainland are visible rising to a height of 2000 feet. In the foregraound is a striking formation originating by the freezing of spray dashed up by the hurricane wind, Adelie Land.

Notes

Part of the John George Hunter collection of photographs of Antarctica, 1911-1914.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-145067465

Published in: The home of the blizzard / by Douglas Mawson. London : William Heinemann, 1915, v. 2 facing p. 164.

Subjects Aurora (Ship) -- Photographs.  |  Australasian Antarctic Expedition, (1911-1914) -- Photographs.  |  Sea ice -- Antarctica -- Commonwealth Bay -- Photographs.  |  Commonwealth Bay (Antarctica) -- Photographs.  |  Adelie Coast (Antarctica) -- Photographs.

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