Going to take meteorological observations in a blizzard, from the 'South Polar Times'

A photographic reproduction of an illustration by Dr E A Wilson printed in an unknown edition of the 'South Polar Times' of two men struggling in a blizzard along the path to take meteorological observations. The person in the foreground is holding onto the pole and rope guidance line so that they did not get lost.

Object Details

ID: ALB0346.25
Type: Photographic print
Display location: Not on display
Creator: Shackleton, Ernest Henry; Wilson, Edward Adrian
Date made: 12 April 1902 - March 1903; April 1902 - March 1903
Credit: National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Bernard Collection
Measurements: Overall: 103 mm x 78 mm
Parts: British National Antarctic Expedition, 1901-1903 (Photograph album)

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