Monochrome lantern slide with two images of the ship Discovery. This is the first time that the sails were set after the vessel left Cape Town, South Africa on its voyage to Antarctica.

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

Description of Content

Split slide. Eric Douglas said 'Southward Ho!'. Two pictures showing sail settings of the Discovery. Photographs taken during the British Australian New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition (BANZARE), Voyage 1.

Physical Description

Lantern slide contains two black and white photographic transparencies printed on a glass plate. The images are protected with a cover glass of the same size. Paper is inserted in between the two pieces of glass and the whole slide is bound together with black paper tape.

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