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Photograph - MV Norsel, circa 1949-1952 (damaged) Reg. No: MM 118787
- Black and white image of the MV Norsel when the Norwegian-British-Swedish Expedition (NBSX) of 1949-52 was on board, the first international team of scientists to visit the Antarctic.
- Black and white image.
- Description Of Content:
- Black and white image of ship Norsel surrounded by ice. No visible sign of life and ship does not appear to be moving. To the right of the hull looks like the end of a rope ladder anchored to the ice.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs Hope Black (nee Macpherson), 2011
|Dimensions:||117 mm (Height), 164 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||museum history, education, making history - macquarie island expedition|
|Themes this item is part of:||Hope Black nee Macpherson, Curator of Molluscs (1919 - ), Antarctica Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MUSEUM HISTORY|
|Secondary Classification:||Working Life|
|Inscriptions:||Department of External Affairs Antarctic Division Photograph Number Title Not to be reproduced without the authority of the Antarctic Division (stamp green ink).|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Ship Depicted:||circa 1949-1952|