The Heart of the Great Alone: Scott, Shackleton and Antarctic Photography
 
 
The return of the sun after 92 days
The Royal Collection © 2012,
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
RCIN 2580070

The return of the sun after 92 days

1915

Frank Hurley

Album given to King George V, 1917

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After the darkness of an Antarctic winter, the return of the sun was a major event, and a huge boost to morale. More