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The N.T. Nielsen-Alonso whaling expedition to Antarctica, approximately 1926 [picture] / Frank Hurley
Bib ID 1612991
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
 
Online Versions
Description approximately 1926 
1 negative : glass ; full plate. 
Series

Hurley negative collection.

Notes

Part of the Hurley negative collection.

Condition: silvering.

Right: published as "The folds on the throat of a finback whale; they are probably an adaptation to increase mouth capacity" in Shackleton's Argonauts, 1948. Left: published as "Chasers following in the wake of the parent ship through light pack-ice", ibid. Two prints of photographs of the N.T. Nielsen-Alonso whaling expedition to Antarctica, taken by an unknown photographer for The Mercury, Hobart. Right: The under part of a Blue Whale on the decks of the Nielsen-Alonso. Left: The POL Boats coming through the Pack Ice. Reshot.

Hurley series: Antarctica.

Also available as a photograph: PIC Box PIC/16030 #PIC/16030/1

Also available as a photograph: PIC Box PIC/16030 #PIC/16030/4

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-158848627

Subjects Whales -- Carcasses -- Antarctica -- Photographs.  |  Whaling ships -- Antarctica -- Photographs.  |  Antarctica -- Photographs.

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