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Record #102837:

New evidence places Peary at the Pole / Thomas D. Davies, Rear Admiral, USN (Ret.).

Title: New evidence places Peary at the Pole / Thomas D. Davies, Rear Admiral, USN (Ret.).
Author(s): Davies, Thomas D.,
Date: 1990.
In: National Geographic. (1990.), Vol. 177(1) (1990)
Abstract: Presents findings of Navigation Foundation investigation into Peary's claim to have reached the North Pole on 6 April, 1909. On basis of variety of evidence, including comparison of ocean-depth soundings recorded by expedition with modern profiles of Arctic Ocean floor and photogrammetric analysis of photographs taken near claimed position of Pole, Navigation Foundation upholds Peary's claim.
Notes:

National Geographic. Vol. 177(1) :44-61 (1990).

Keywords: 91(08) -- Expeditions: 1908-09 Peary.
551.462 -- Submarine topography, bottom forms.
77 -- Photography and cinematography.
778 -- Photography, applications.
W -- Expeditions and exploration.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*301) -- North Pole.
(*60) -- Arctic Ocean and adjacent waters.
SPRI record no.: 102837

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