This is an original 1910 18 page article titled, "The Discovery of the North Pole: The Fall Hunting Preparing for the Long Night," by Robert E. Peary. The article features images of a dogsled, a map of Grant Land, the hoisting of a dead polar bear to the boat, McMillan taking weather observations at Cape Sheridan, game found at Porter Bay, a dog in a harness, and the ship Roosevelt
. This article was part of the ongoing series, "The Discovery of the North Pole," and depicted the travels of men onboard the ship. Please note that the 18 pages are printed on 9 pages, front and back. Please see additional images, but note that not all images can be previewed.
This 101+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No tears. No water damage. There is some light bleed through visible on this article.
Product Type: Original Print Article; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
Dimensions: Approximately 6.25 x 9.5 inches; 16 x 24 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
Keywords specific to this image: Hambidge, Captain Bartlett, Misia Dolores Garcia, Thomas Hubbard, Etah, Cape Sabine, Peary Arctic Club, Marie Ahnighito