Summary

One of 332 images of Antarctica. The images were taken by RAAF pilot Eric Douglas and professional photographer and cinematographer Frank Hurley on Voyage 1 (1929 - 30) and Voyage 2 (1930 - 31) of the British Australian New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition (BANZARE). The expedition was led by Sir Douglas Mawson and concentrated on oceanography, Antarctic and subantarctic marine biology, and Antarctic coastal exploration. The Eric Douglas Collection also includes artefacts, paintings and photgraphic prints. Among the artefacts is the camera used by Douglas to take the photographs attributed to him in this collection.

Description of Content

Photograph of a page from Sir Douglas Mawsons' book 'Home of the Blizzard'. The image printed on the page is by Frank Hurley titled 'MacRobertson Land'. Above the image are the names of Antarctic Framnes Mountains pictured in the distance. From left to right is Masson Range and David Range.

Physical Description

Glass plate with negative image printed on surface

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