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Bage in the entrance to the Astronomic Observatory, Antarctica, 1911-1914 / Frank Hurley | by State Library of New South Wales collection
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Bage in the entrance to the Astronomic Observatory, Antarctica, 1911-1914 / Frank Hurley

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Notes: Robert Bage (1888-1915) was an Australian soldier and explorer. He was the astronomer on Douglas Mawson's Antarctic expedition. Bage was killed near Lone Pine in 1915.

 

Frank Hurley visited the Antarctic six times between 1911 and 1932. For more information and pictures, visit Discover Collections: Hurley's Antarctica on the State Library of NSW's website: www.sl.nsw.gov.au/discover_collections/natural_world/anta...

 

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From the collection of the State Library of New South Wales: www.sl.nsw.gov.au

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Taken on April 8, 2009