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Photographs of the Scottish National Antarctic Expedition
    Photographs of Saint Helena and Fayal - ships company ashore

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St Helena, 1904, Scotia

Item Summary

Reference Code

GB 0248 DC 404/386


c30 May 1904 -02 June 1904

Extent and medium of the unit of description


glass plate negative

Name of creator

Bruce | William Speirs | 1867-1921 | polar explorer and oceanographer

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

View of prickly pears which were observed growing rampantly on Saint Helena. Robert Neal Rudmose Brown tried the fruit of this plant but failed to remove the prickly hairs and injured his tongue.




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