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Photograph - by George Rayner, Biscoe Island, Antarctica, 1927-1939 Image Reg. No: ST 041517

Summary:
Photograph taken during an expedition to Antarctica and sub-antarctic islands, circa 1934. Probably taken by George Rayner.
Description Of Content:
Pack ice and a large iceberg (in background) pictured off Biscoe Islands, Antarctica.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs E. Rayner, 1984
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 5.2 cm (Height), 7.9 cm (Width)

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Tagged with: antarctic exploration, antarctic research, antarctica, expeditions, icebergs, islands, oceans
Themes this item is part of: Antarctica Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: ENVIRONMENTS
Secondary Classification: Antarctic
Tertiary Classification: ice formations
People Depicted: Rayner, George
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Mr George Rayner, Biscoe Islands, Antarctica, 1927-1939

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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