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Photographs of the Scottish National Antarctic Expedition
    Ship's company ashore

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Davidson and Bo'sun, 21.02.04

Item Summary

Reference Code

GB 0248 DC 404/687


21 February 1904

Extent and medium of the unit of description


stereo glass-plate negative

Name of creator

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

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

Robert Davidson and the bo'sun pose beside the storehouse at Scotia Bay (Laurie Island, South Orkney Islands) while the canvas roof is being completed. A 3rd crewmember appears working on the roof in the left hand photograph and other crew members can be seen in the background.




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