This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
Paul Bjʻrvig (Bjoervig) with a sled dog, Wellman Polar Expedition. Bjʻrvig was a Norwegian member of Wellman's 1898-1899 expedition. In the background is Wellman's chartered ice-steamer, "Frithjof".
Collection Item Long Description:
- Ice strengthened vessels
- Polar regions--Discovery and exploration