Wild observes the wreck

8 November 1915

Frank Hurley

Presented to King George V, 1917

 

By early November, Endurance was all but destroyed. All that remained on the ice surface was a jumble of broken spars, masts and ropes. Frank Wild, Shackleton’s second in command, contemplates the wreckage.


Silver bromide print

15.4 x 20.5 cm

RCIN 2580099