Lantern slide of the ship Discovery in Antarctica.

One of 328 images in various formats including artworks, photographs, glass negatives and lantern slides.

Description of Content

SY Discovery. Eric Douglas said 'Under full sail'. Photograph taken on the British Australian New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition (BANZARE), Voyage 1. (Taken before the official start of BANZARE Voyage 1).

Physical Description

Standard format lantern slide, consisting of two glass sheets each 3.25 x 3.25 ins (83 x 83mm), one pane bearing a positive transparent image and the other pane protecting the image. Sealed with paper binding strips around the four edges of the lantern slide and internally framed with a black cut-out window mask.

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