Lot 3 of 312:
Shackleton in Antarctica, 17 photos  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$1,800
Estimate:
$3,000 - $5,000

Title:
Group of 17 photographs related to Ernest H. Shackleton's Nimrod Expedition
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Date:
[c.1909]
Description:

16 sepia-toned photos measuring 3¼x4¼". 1 b&w photo, 6½8½", 2 newspaper clippings, one dated 2002.

Photos depict the Nimrod Expedition of 1907-1909. Subjects include: the Nimrod departing Lyttleton in 1908, penguins, high seas, and a few portraits, as well as other scenes. Also includes single photo of Shackleton with Queen Alexandra and her sister, taken before his departure to the South Pole in 1914, which was used for a newspaper photo.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Some toning anfd small tears to photos; adhesive residue on backs; overall very good.
 
Item number:
302806
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