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We reached the head of the Weddell Sea, but impenetrable barriers of old ice frustrated further progress [the Endurance close-up with icemound, Shackleton expedition, 1915] [picture] : [Antarctica] / [Frank Hurley]
Bib ID 2493370
Format PicturePicture
Author
Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
 
Description 1915 
1 photograph : gelatin silver ; 30.6 x 24 cm. + 1 folded sheet. 
Series

Hurley collection of photographic prints.

Notes

Part of: Hurley collection of photographic prints.

Published in Shackleton's argonauts, 1948. Composite of PIC FH/1009 (ship), PIC FH/1091 (ice mound) and clouds (no man with camera). Reshot.

Hurley series: Antarctica.

Related negative in the Hurley negative collection: PIC FH/1074.

Accompanied by handwritten description of photograph on 1 folded sheet.

Subjects Endurance (Ship) -- Photographs.  |  Sea ice -- Antarctica -- Weddell Sea -- Photographs.  |  Weddell Sea (Antarctica) -- Photographs.
Exhibited Exhibited: "In a New Light: Australian Photography 1850s-1930s", National Library of Australia, 9 Oct. 03-26 Jan. 04. 

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