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Nova et accvrata Poli Arctici : et terrarum circum iacentium descriptio

Nova et accvrata Poli Arctici : et terrarum circum iacentium descripti...

Coloring with water colors and illumination with gold and silver ascribed to D.J. v. Santen. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 2-81 Vault

Chart of the North Polar Sea

Chart of the North Polar Sea

Covers the Arctic Ocean and Arctic landmasses adjacent to it. Does not show navigational data other than names of coastal ports and coastal physical features. Title printed at map center in a circle around the ... More

2 musk oxen of the Arctic Regions, which were mounted by a taxidermist, at the International Exhibition, Phila., Pa.

2 musk oxen of the Arctic Regions, which were mounted by a taxidermist...

Stereo copyrighted by the Centennial Photographic Co. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Animals Musk Oxen; Taxidermy; Exhibitions 1876; Shelf.

[Members of the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition]

[Members of the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition]

Photograph shows two members of the expedition. Title devised by Library staff. No. 68.

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Lt. Lockwood, Sgt. Brainard, and Eskimo leaving Conger, April]

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Lt. Lockwood, Sgt. Brainard, and...

Photograph shows expedition members with dogs and sled holding American flag.

Bache Island from Kane Sea, Aug. 1881

Bache Island from Kane Sea, Aug. 1881

Photograph showing expanse of sea with land in the distance during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title from item. No. 79.

Eskimo relics found at Cape Band

Eskimo relics found at Cape Band

Photograph showing Inuit implements, probably for hunting or fishing, found during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title from item. No. 83.

Natives and hut at Proven, Greenland, July, 1881

Natives and hut at Proven, Greenland, July, 1881

Photograph showing Inuit people and dogs at turf houses during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title from item. No. 107.

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Dr. Octave Pavy and Jens skinning a seal]

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Dr. Octave Pavy and Jens skinnin...

Photograph shows expedition members skinning a seal. Title devised by Library staff. No. 127. Caption on back of photo lists Dr. Pavy as "Dr. Jary."

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Lt. Greely and Jens with dog team on floe in Discovery Harbor, Oct. 1881]

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Lt. Greely and Jens with dog tea...

Photograph shows expedition members with dogs and sled. Title devised by Library staff. No. 31.

[Proteus in Discovery Harbor after discharging cargo] / G.W. Rice, photo.

[Proteus in Discovery Harbor after discharging cargo] / G.W. Rice, pho...

Photograph shows the steamship Proteus in Discovery Harbor after discharging cargo for the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Conger is in the background. Title devised by Library staff. No. 119.

[Building at Conger in course of erection, Aug. 1881]

[Building at Conger in course of erection, Aug. 1881]

Photograph shows building five days into construction, during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title devised by Library staff. No. 90.

Head of musk ox killed near Ft. Conger / G.W. Rice photo.

Head of musk ox killed near Ft. Conger / G.W. Rice photo.

Photograph showing head of dead muskox during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title from item. No. 72.

English depot just north of Cape Hawks, August, 1881

English depot just north of Cape Hawks, August, 1881

Photograph showing snowbank with water and mountain beyond during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title from item. No. 111.

East end of Lyttleton Island with life boat cove in distance

East end of Lyttleton Island with life boat cove in distance

Photograph showing sea with snow-covered land beyond during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title from item. No. 77.

Expeditionary stores, game stand and steamer Proteus, Discovery Harbor / G.W. Rice, photo.

Expeditionary stores, game stand and steamer Proteus, Discovery Harbor...

Photograph shows barrels, crates, large stack of supplies, and game hanging on poles, during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title from item. No. 91

Musk cattle killed on Mt. Cartmel, Aug. 1881

Musk cattle killed on Mt. Cartmel, Aug. 1881

Photograph showing dead musk oxen during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title from item. No. 128.

[Living quarters at Fort Conger Lake, 1881]

[Living quarters at Fort Conger Lake, 1881]

Photograph shows living quarters during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title devised by Library staff. No. 9.

Bellot Island, with expeditionary stores in fore-ground, Aug. 1881 / G.W. Rice, photo.

Bellot Island, with expeditionary stores in fore-ground, Aug. 1881 / G...

Photograph shows expeditionary stores and game stand along a waterfront, during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title from item. No. 89.

Carl Ritter Bay -- north side

Carl Ritter Bay -- north side

Photograph showing sea with chunks of ice and mountains beyond during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition.

Ice foot / G.W. Rice.

Ice foot / G.W. Rice.

Photograph of ice dune during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title from item. No. 117.

[Members of the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition]

[Members of the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition]

Photograph shows several members of the expedition with dogs and sledge. Title devised by Library staff. No. 68.

Lt. Greely's corner at Fort Conger

Lt. Greely's corner at Fort Conger

Photograph shows living quarters for Lt. Greely during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title from item. On back of photograph: "Lake. Oct. 15, 1881. The day the sun left." No. 92.

English cairn on P.E. Cary Island, July, 1881 / G.W. Rice photo.

English cairn on P.E. Cary Island, July, 1881 / G.W. Rice photo.

Photograph showing rock cairn during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title from item. No. 113.

North side of Lake Alexandra, 8 miles from Conger / G.W. Rice, photo.

North side of Lake Alexandra, 8 miles from Conger / G.W. Rice, photo.

Photograph shows snow-covered lake surrounded by rock formations during polar expedition to Lady Franklin Bay. Title from item. No. 39.

General view to the north from point in Kane's Sea about 12 miles east of Victoria Head -- Washington Irving Island in centre of Lake Hazen

General view to the north from point in Kane's Sea about 12 miles east...

Photograph showing sea with land beyond during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition.

Chandler Fjord looking tword [i.e. toward] east Taken from moving ice, to the westward of Miller Island. At the break on centre of picture Chandler Fjord.

Chandler Fjord looking tword [i.e. toward] east Taken from moving ice,...

Photograph showing fjord with ice chunks during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title from item. No. 81.

Natural monument on Disco Island near Godhavn / G.W. Rice, photo.

Natural monument on Disco Island near Godhavn / G.W. Rice, photo.

Photograph shows two men seated by a tall rock formation, during polar expedition to Lady Franklin Bay. Title from item. No. 25.

Arctic wolf killed near Fort Conger / G.W. Rice photo.

Arctic wolf killed near Fort Conger / G.W. Rice photo.

Photograph showing dead wolf on old door during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title from item.

[Members of the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition]

[Members of the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition]

Photograph shows some members of the expedition with dogs and sledges. Title devised by Library staff. No. 65.

Expeditionary stores, game stand and house--Discovery Harbor G.W. Rice, photo

Expeditionary stores, game stand and house--Discovery Harbor G.W. Rice...

Barrels, crates, large sacks of supplies, and game hanging on poles on the U.S. expedition to Lady Franklin Bay, Northwest Territories. No. 124. U. S. Signal Corps photo.

Ritenbenk, Greenland, July 22, 1881 / G.W. Rice, photo.

Ritenbenk, Greenland, July 22, 1881 / G.W. Rice, photo.

Photograph shows a harbor and buildings and boats along the waterfront, during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title from item. No. 110.

Eskimo children at Proven, Greenland, July 27,1881 / G.W. Rice photo.

Eskimo children at Proven, Greenland, July 27,1881 / G.W. Rice photo.

Photograph showing children standing in front of a raised kayak with a harbor beyond during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title from item. No. 108.

Hard road to travel, from Cape Murshison looking toward Cape Lieber / G.W. Rice, photo.

Hard road to travel, from Cape Murshison looking toward Cape Lieber / ...

Photograph shows snow-covered arctic vista, during polar expedition to Lady Franklin Bay. Title from item. No. 20.

Godhaven, Disco Island / G.W. Rice, photo.

Godhaven, Disco Island / G.W. Rice, photo.

Photograph shows harbor, buildings along the waterfront, and the steamer Proteus in the harbor, during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title from item. No. 120.

Upernivik [i.e. Upernavik], Greenland, July, 1881 / G.W. Rice photo.

Upernivik [i.e. Upernavik], Greenland, July, 1881 / G.W. Rice photo.

Photograph showing village during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition.

Home at Conger in course of erection, Aug. 1881

Home at Conger in course of erection, Aug. 1881

Photograph shows building under construction during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title from item. No. 88.

Eskimo relics found in the vicinity of Conger / G.W. Rice photo.

Eskimo relics found in the vicinity of Conger / G.W. Rice photo.

Photograph showing implements, probably for hunting or fishing, found during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title from item. No. 129.

Chandler Fjord -- Miller Island in centre south side -- Archer's Fjord in background

Chandler Fjord -- Miller Island in centre south side -- Archer's Fjord...

Photograph showing fjord with chunks of ice floating on the water during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title from item. No. 78.

Sea face of outside ice-foot at Distant Cape Roleson's Channell, June, 1882 / G.W. Rice, photo.

Sea face of outside ice-foot at Distant Cape Roleson's Channell, June,...

Photograph shows an arctic scene during the polar expedition to Lady Franklin Bay. Hospital Steward Henry Beiderbick appears in foreground. Title from item. No. 15.

Launch "Lady Greely" in Discovery Harbor, Aug. 1882 / G.W. Rice, photo.

Launch "Lady Greely" in Discovery Harbor, Aug. 1882 / G.W. Rice, photo...

Photograph shows a the boat, Lady Greely, pulling a small boat in Discovery Harbor during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title from item. No. 47.

Eskimo Jens returning from seal hunt near Conger, June 1882

Eskimo Jens returning from seal hunt near Conger, June 1882

Photograph shows Eskimo with a seal strapped on a sled. Title from item. No. 126.

House at Conger, East side, March, 1882

House at Conger, East side, March, 1882

Photograph shows building at Conger, during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title from item. No. 86.

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Dr. Pavy, Sgt. Rice, and Jens starting north, March, 1882]

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Dr. Pavy, Sgt. Rice, and Jens st...

Photograph shows some Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members with dogs and sled. Title devised by Library staff. No. 54. Caption on back of photo lists Dr. Octave Pavy as "Dr. Parry"

Lake Alexandra, south side, June, 1882 / G.W. Rice, photo.

Lake Alexandra, south side, June, 1882 / G.W. Rice, photo.

Photograph shows snow-covered lake surrounded by rock formations, during polar expedition to Lady Franklin Bay. Title from item. No. 56.

View up Bellows Valley, June 1882

View up Bellows Valley, June 1882

Photograph showing snow-covered valley and mountains in Bellows Valley, Nunavut, Canada, during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title from item. No. 74.

Lake Alexandra looking west, June, 1882 / G.W. Rice, photo.

Lake Alexandra looking west, June, 1882 / G.W. Rice, photo.

Photograph shows snow-covered lake surrounded by rock formations during polar expedition to Lady Franklin Bay. Title from item. No. 55.

Home at Conger, West, March, 1882

Home at Conger, West, March, 1882

Photograph shows building at Conger, during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition. Title from item. No. 12.

Ice foot and pressed-up ice, Lady Franklin Bay, June, 1882 / G.W. Rice, photo.

Ice foot and pressed-up ice, Lady Franklin Bay, June, 1882 / G.W. Rice...

Photograph shows an arctic scene during the polar expedition to Lady Franklin Bay. A man, possible hospital Steward Henry Beiderbick, appears in foreground.

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Sgt. Jewell and Eskimo Christansen starting from Ft. Conger to support Dr. Octave Pavy, March, 1882]

[Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members Sgt. Jewell and Eskimo Christans...

Photograph shows Lady Franklin Bay Expedition members with dogs and sled. Title devised by Library staff. No. 63. Caption on back of photo lists Dr. Octave Pavy as "Dr. Parry"

Chattel's Grotto in Watercourse Ravine, Oct. 1882

Chattel's Grotto in Watercourse Ravine, Oct. 1882

Photograph showing grotto during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition.

Lt. Lockwood's "corner," Conger, May, 1883

Lt. Lockwood's "corner," Conger, May, 1883

Photograph shows living quarters for Lt. Lockwood during the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition.

U.S.S. Tigress

U.S.S. Tigress

Second title on negative: U.S. Steamer Tigress fitted out at the New York yard, to search for the Po [...] Title in Detroit, Catalogue J (1901): Tigress (wooden gun boat), fitted out for arctic relief expeditio... More

A moonlight picture of the "America" taken Christmas night, 1901, Baldwin-Ziegler Polar Expedition

A moonlight picture of the "America" taken Christmas night, 1901, Bald...

Photograph shows ship in ice. H28199 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Forms part of: Evelyn Briggs Baldwin papers (Library of Congress). Accession box no. DLC/PP-1977:157, c2, f3

A halt in Collinson's fjord, Baldwin-Ziegler Polar Expedition, April 1902

A halt in Collinson's fjord, Baldwin-Ziegler Polar Expedition, April 1...

Photograph shows men with dogs unhitched from dogsleds at Collinson Fjord, Arkhangelʹskai︠a︡ oblastʹ, Russia.

Mending near the Pole

Mending near the Pole

Member of Frederick Cook's journey to Greenland near the North Pole, seated on dogsled and mending clothing.

Eskimo ivory carver

Eskimo ivory carver

J174026 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by H.G. Kaiser, Nome, Alaska.

Eskimo reading Saturday Evening Post in the arctic region

Eskimo reading Saturday Evening Post in the arctic region

Photograph shows an Eskimo wearing an anorak and heavy gloves sitting on a stool in an open field reading the Saturday Evening Post. j187509 U.S. Copyright Office. Photographer unknown. Title from item.

[Sun or moon reflecting off water in the Arctic]

[Sun or moon reflecting off water in the Arctic]

J177008 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Northern Ventures Limited, New York. No. 30.

[Three men in fur parkas holding guns on ship during Arctic expedition]

[Three men in fur parkas holding guns on ship during Arctic expedition...

J177037 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Northern Ventures Limited, New York. No. 720.

[Eskimo girl playing accordian on ship(?), in the Arctic]

[Eskimo girl playing accordian on ship(?), in the Arctic]

J177026 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Northern Ventures Limited, New York. No. 556 Arctic.

The Detroit News timely topics. Detroit Arctic Expedition

The Detroit News timely topics. Detroit Arctic Expedition

Photograph of photographic print marked "Detroit News Timely Topics." Lettering on plane: Detroit Arctic Expedition/G.H. Wilkins, Commander. Detroit Publishing Co. no. K 3191. Gift; State Historical Society of ... More

Ŭǵiyakŭ--Nunivak

Ŭǵiyakŭ--Nunivak

Head-and-shoulders portrait of Eskimo woman of the Arctic region, wearing a nose ring and labret. Her hooded parka is made of intestinal parchment.

Soviet drifting stations in the Arctic basin.

Soviet drifting stations in the Arctic basin.

Shows drift routes of 8 radiometeorological stations. "37573 4-63." North Pole near map center. At head of title: Figure 1. Greenwich meridian horizontal. "Unclassified." Available also through the Library of C... More

The Arctic region.

The Arctic region.

Shows southern boundary of continuous permafrost ground and Northwest Passage/Northern Sea Route. "78635 7-70." North Pole at map center. Vertical meridian at 100°W/80°E. Available also through the Library of C... More

Arctic region.

Arctic region.

"505710 (545666) 4-83." North Pole at map center. Prime meridian vertical. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Annotated in black marker ink/lead-pencil... More

Arctic region.

Arctic region.

"802698AI (R02112) 4-00." Also shows "10⁰C (50⁰F) isotherm, July". North Pole at center. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes note.

Arctic region.

Arctic region.

"802799AI (R02112) 4-01." Also shows "10⁰C (50⁰F) isotherm, July". North Pole at center. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes note.

Arctic region.

Arctic region.

"802916AI (R02112) 6-02." Also shows "10⁰C (50⁰F) isotherm, July". North Pole at center. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes note. Imperfect: Rubber-stamped, anno... More

The Arctic region.

The Arctic region.

"803361A1 (G01662) 10-08." Shows territorial seas, continental shelf boundaries, territorial claims, shipping routes, and areas covered by sea ice. Relief shown by shading and gradient tints. Depths shown by sh... More

Congress and the North pole

Congress and the North pole

Also available in digital form.

The Arctic regions and Hudson's Bay route ..

The Arctic regions and Hudson's Bay route ..

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Peter, the whaler

Peter, the whaler

Also available in digital form.

The walrus hunters; a romance of the realms of ice
Henry Maynard's adventures in the Arctic regions;
The polar hunters,

The polar hunters,

Also available in digital form.

Lost in the air

Lost in the air

Two young men fly to the Arctic, looking for a secret radio transmitter. They continue on in a race to the North Pole. Also available in digital form.

Congress and the North pole

Congress and the North pole

Also available in digital form.

The Arctic regions and Hudson's Bay route ..

The Arctic regions and Hudson's Bay route ..

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Peter, the whaler

Peter, the whaler

Also available in digital form.

The walrus hunters; a romance of the realms of ice
Henry Maynard's adventures in the Arctic regions;
The polar hunters,

The polar hunters,

Also available in digital form.

Lost in the air

Lost in the air

Two young men fly to the Arctic, looking for a secret radio transmitter. They continue on in a race to the North Pole. Also available in digital form.

Congress and the North pole

Congress and the North pole

Also available in digital form.

The Arctic regions and Hudson's Bay route ..

The Arctic regions and Hudson's Bay route ..

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Peter, the whaler

Peter, the whaler

Also available in digital form.

The walrus hunters; a romance of the realms of ice
Henry Maynard's adventures in the Arctic regions;
The polar hunters,

The polar hunters,

Also available in digital form.

Lost in the air

Lost in the air

Two young men fly to the Arctic, looking for a secret radio transmitter. They continue on in a race to the North Pole. Also available in digital form.

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