The Heart of the Great Alone: Scott, Shackleton and Antarctic Photography
 
 
Sir Ernest Shackleton (1874-1922) arriving at Elephant Island to take off the marooned men
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Sir Ernest Shackleton (1874-1922) arriving at Elephant Island to take off the marooned men

Aug-16

Frank Hurley

Presented to King George V

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Despite its title, this photograph in fact depicts the departure of the James Caird for South Georgia, 24 April 1916. More