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Cecil Thomas Madigan, the meteorologist, wearing an ice-mask, returning to the Hut during a blizzard, Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1914 [picture] / [Frank Hurley]
Bib ID 1614884
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
 
Online Versions
Description between 1911 and 1914 
1 negative : glass ; full plate. 
Series

Hurley negative collection.

Notes

Part of the Hurley negative collection.

Condition: silvering.

Published in Argonauts of the south, 1925, facing p. 60. Also published in Mawson's Home of the blizzard, v. I, 1915, facing p. 104 with the caption: The meteorologist with an ice-mask. See detail, PIC FH/1114. Reshot.

Hurley series: Antarctica.

Photography in the land of the blizzard was fraught with many problems, the snow pelting on to the face would rapidly cover it with a mask of ice and the snow drift found its way into everything

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-158923919

Subjects Madigan, C. T. (Cecil Thomas), 1889-1947 -- Portraits.  |  Australasian Antarctic Expedition, (1911-1914) -- Photographs.  |  Ice -- Antarctica -- Photographs.  |  Antarctica -- Photographs.

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