Frank Hurley (1885-1962)
The party after the ship's destruction, Ocean Camp Nov 1915
Silver bromide print | 15.4 x 20.6 cm (image) | RCIN 2580101
The Drifting bivouac of the party after the ship's destruction (Ocean Camp). [Photographs of scenes and incidents in connection with the happenings to the Weddell Sea Party, 1914, 1915, 1916] Nov 1915
Photograph of a general view of the camp showing tents, men, dogs and sledges.
When the 'Endurance' finally sank on the 21 November 1915, a makeshift camp was established on a solid bit of floe called Ocean Camp.
ProvenancePresented to King George V by Sir Ernest Shackleton, 1917
Frank Hurley (1885-1962) (photographer) [Photographer who accompanied the Transantarctic Expedition 1914-16]
Medium & Techniques
Silver bromide print
15.4 x 20.6 cm (image)
29.2 x 37.7 cm (page dimensions)