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Record #186655:

The testimony of the polar Inuit concerning the Arctic sledge journey of Frederick Albert Cook in 1908-1909 corroborated and confirmed his immensely long march north over the drifting sea ice of the Arctic Ocean to the North Pole with his Inuit companions, Ahwelah and Etukishook, in 1908, and his attainment of the North Pole on April 21, 1908 / Sheldon S.R. Cook.

Title: The testimony of the polar Inuit concerning the Arctic sledge journey of Frederick Albert Cook in 1908-1909 corroborated and confirmed his immensely long march north over the drifting sea ice of the Arctic Ocean to the North Pole with his Inuit companions, Ahwelah and Etukishook, in 1908, and his attainment of the North Pole on April 21, 1908 / Sheldon S.R. Cook.
Author(s): Cook, Sheldon S. R.
Date: 2008.
Publisher: Atlanta, GA :
Abstract: Describes and evaluates records and field papers of Cook's 1907-09 North Pole Expedition. Also assesses conflicting versions of testimony given in 1909 by Cook's Inuit companions independently to Peary and to Rasmussen.
Keywords: 91(08) -- Expeditions: 1907-09 Cook.
93"190" -- 1900-1909.
W -- Expeditions and exploration.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*301) -- North Pole.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: (*3) : 91(08)[1907-09]
SPRI record no.: 186655

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