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Record #191009:

The tragedy at Kapp Thordsen, Spitsbergen, 1872-1873 / Kjell-G. Kjaer, Ulf Aasebo, Tora Hultgreen.

Title: The tragedy at Kapp Thordsen, Spitsbergen, 1872-1873 / Kjell-G. Kjaer, Ulf Aasebo, Tora Hultgreen.
Author(s): Kjaer, Kjell-G.
Aasebo, Ulf.
Hultgreen, Tora.
Date: 2010.
In: Polar Record. (2010.), Vol. 46(238) (2010)
Abstract: Presents recent archaeological and medical research which throws light on mysterious deaths of 17 Norwegian sealers in Swedish House (Svenskhuset) at Kapp Thorsden, Spitsbergen during winter and spring of 1872-73. Cause was originally thought to have been scurvy but recent evidence suggests that lead poisoning contributed to tragedy.
Notes:

Polar Record. Vol. 46(238) :200-209 (2010).

Keywords: 639.247.4 -- Sealing industry.
903 -- Archaeology.
93"187" -- 1870-1879.
V -- History.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*32) -- Svalbard.
(*324) -- Spitsbergen.
SPRI record no.: 191009

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