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Photograph - by George Rayner, South Georgia, Dec 1932 Image Reg. No: ST 041533

Summary:
Photograph taken on 11 December 1932 during an expedition to Antarctica and sub-antarctic islands. Probably taken by George Rayner.
Description Of Content:
Photograph of an iceberg with an unidentified land mass visible behand and to the left. Possibly taken in South Georgia.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs E. Rayner, 1984
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 5.5 cm (Height), 9.8 cm (Width)

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Tagged with: antarctic exploration, antarctic research, antarctica, expeditions, icebergs, oceans
Themes this item is part of: Antarctica Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Science & Measurement Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: ENVIRONMENTS
Secondary Classification: Antarctic
Tertiary Classification: ice formations
Inscriptions: 'Velox' brand marked on back of photograph.
People Depicted: Rayner, George
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Mr George Rayner, South Georgia, Antarctica, 11 Dec 1932

Biologist with the SS Discovery on investigations in the waters of the Falkland Islands Dependencies. Research included hydrographic surveying and whale marking.

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