Wellman, Arthur; Wellman, Walter; Polar Flights, Wellman Expeditions. [digital image]


Collection Item Summary:

View of the west end of Camp Wellman, the base of the Wellman Polar Expedition on Virgohamna (Virgo Bay), Dansky̜a (Danes Island), in the Svalbard archipelago, c.1907. A pencil sketch has been drawn on the back of the print and has been included in the scan of the image.

Collection Item Long Description:


Polar regions--Discovery and exploration

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National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Circa 1907

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560


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