Charles Wilkes' Drawing

     

Charles Wilkes' Drawing

Charles Wilkes, captain of the U.S. Exploring Expedition, sketched this scene of his crew and his dog Sydney as they relaxed on a small iceberg near the coast of Antarctica. Wilkes himself is the figure at the lower left.

Image Number: SIL19-02-394
Credit: Smithsonian Libraries
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