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Picture Library catalogue: United States Navy Antarctic Expeditions Operation Deep Freeze 1955-98


Glacier unloading cargo at McMurdo Sound

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Accession no.: P57/2/4
Title: Glacier unloading cargo at McMurdo Sound
Description: Elevated view towards piles of fuel drums which the USS Glacier had ferried from the cargo ships, and convoys of sledges and a tractor in the foreground. A helicopter, minus its tail, sits on the ice shelf, bound in the other direction.
  • Width: 100mm, height: 80mm
Location: Ross Sea
Image by: Foster, M.J.
Colour or B&W?: Black and white