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The exhausted party on the beach at Cape Valentine, Elephant Island
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The exhausted party on the beach at Cape Valentine, Elephant Island

Apr-16

Frank Hurley

Presented to King George V

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This was the men’s first experience of dry land in nearly 500 days, after an exhausting six-day boat journey. More