Field photographs from the Robert A. Bartlett Greenland Expedition 1940. Includes images of icebergs off the Morrissey, portraits of Eskimo in Greenland, polar bears, dogs, plants and buildings.
Scope and Content Note
This collection is a small subset of copies of prints from the larger Photographic Collection no. 14 – Crocker Land Expedition field photographs. The photographs in this collection are individually sleeved and arranged in four series. Folder 1 consists of 4 photographs that were taken prior to departure for the Arctic and include images of the S.S. “Diana” in the Brooklyn Navy Yard and group portraits of the expedition team.Folder 2 is divided into two sets. The first...