Frank Hurley (1885-1962)
The party at Ocean Camp on the drifting sea ice 30 Oct 1915
Silver bromide print | 15.2 x 20.6 cm (image) | RCIN 2580100
The Party at Ocean Camp on the drifting sea ice : Sir Ernest Shackleton and Frank Wild on the left. [Photographs of scenes and incidents in connection with the happenings to the Weddell Sea Party, 191 30 Oct 1915
Photograph of a view of Ocean Camp, the second of the camps which Shackleton’s men set up on the ice, using the stores salvaged from the sinking 'Endurance'. It was to be their home for nearly two months. Sir Ernest Shackleton and Frank Wild can be seen in the foreground, standing on the left hand side.
ProvenancePresented to King George V by Sir Ernest Shackleton, 1917
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