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Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2014

The party at Ocean Camp on the drifting sea ice

Overview

Creator: Frank Hurley (1885-1962)
Creation Date: 
30 Oct 1915
Materials: 
Silver bromide print
Dimensions: 
15.2 x 20.6 cm
RCIN 
2580100
Provenance: 
Presented to King George V by Sir Ernest Shackleton, 1917
Description:

Photograph of a view of Ocean Camp, the second of the camps which Shackleton’s men set up on the ice, using the stores salvaged from the sinking 'Endurance'. It was to be their home for nearly two months. Sir Ernest Shackleton and Frank Wild can be seen in the foreground, standing on the left hand side.

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Category: 
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