Captain Scott writing his diary
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
RCIN 2580018

Captain Scott writing his diary

7 October 1911

Herbert Ponting

Presented to King George V, 1914

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Scott is sitting in his corner of the hut at Cape Evans, surrounded by his personal belongings. He is writing his diary, something that he did throughout the expedition, including during the final trek to and from the South Pole. More