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Picture Library catalogue: British Arctic Air Route Expedition 1930-31

 

Courtauld taking time signal on ice floe

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Accession no.: P2001/84/64
Title: Courtauld taking time signal on ice floe
Description: Courtauld kneels on the ice, wearing headphones. He is leaning on a radio transmitter which has a wire coming from it leading to the top of an oar stuck upright in the snow. A wire leads off from the top of the oar out of shot. Water with ice floes and mountains in background.
Dimensions:
  • Width: 65mm, height: 65mm
Location: Greenland
Image by: Chapman, Frederick Spencer
Colour or B&W?: Black and white