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Polar Expeditions, Part 2

An Arctic Boat Journey, in the Autumn of 1854 (1860) by Isaac I. Hayes, Surgeon of the Second Grinnell Expedition     On 19 May 1845, John Franklin, an experienced Arctic explorer, led two ships and 128 men from England in search of the Northwest Passage. The last reported sighting of the ships occurred in […] Continue reading

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