Lieutenant Shackleton, Captain Scott, and Dr Wilson camped on Christmas Day

A group photograph of (l-r) Lt. Shackleton, Captain Scott and Dr Wilson. They are sitting on the third sledge which is flying the sledging flags. The sledge has the sledge meter attached to assist with estimating the miles covered each day. Behind is the pitched canvas tent with snow banked up around the bottom. The dogs are in a bundle on the ground to the left of the photograph.

Object Details

ID: ALB0346.35
Type: Photographic print
Display location: Not on display
Creator: Shackleton, Ernest Henry
Date made: 25 December 1902
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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