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The return of the sun after 92 days. After the darkness of the Antarctic winter, the return of the sun was a major event in 1915.

Captain Scott and Captain Shackleton: A 100 Year Old Expedition

The return of the sun after 92 days. After the darkness of the Antarctic winter, the return of the sun was a major event in

Amazing The most impressive photos of Antarctica from the early 20th century

This is Australian photographer Frank Hurley amongst a group of Antarctic penguins. Next to the wildlife and vast emptiness, Hurley looks insignificant when compared to the world explorers were trying to master.

}{     Shackleton Expedition to the South Pole in 1915 taken by Frank Hurley  The ship is the Endurance

Captain Scott and Captain Shackleton: A 100 Year Old Expedition

The Heart of the Great Alone: Scott, Shackleton and Antarctic Photography

The living quarters on Elephant Island, by Frank Hurley and George Marston. Sir Ernest Shackleton led a rescue attempt for his men stranded on Elephant Island in the Antarctic.

The living quarters on Elephant Island, by Frank Hurley and George Marston. Sir Ernest Shackleton led a rescue attempt for his men stranded on Elephant Island in the Antarctic.

Blizzard at Cape Denison ~ Cape Denison, Antarctica, c. 1912. Frank Hurley. carbon print

Blizzard at Cape Denison, Antarctica Whetter & Close trying to get ice for drinking water from glacier adjacent to the Australasian Antarctic Expedition (AAE) winter quarters; photo by Frank Hurley, 1912 via: New South Wales State Libary

February 5, 1865.  Abraham Lincoln, seated, holding spectacles and a pencil. This photo was taken just two months before President Lincoln was killed.    -photograph by Alexander Gardner

February "Abraham Lincoln, seated, holding spectacles and a pencil. photograph by Alexander Gardner. President Lincoln was just 56 years old when he was assassinated. Look what the Civil War did to him.

The Hatfield clan in 1897 (West Virginia) vs The McCoys (Kentucky). This is my family right here y'all :)

This is a photo of the Real William 'Devil' Anse Hatfield of West Virginia and the men of the family taken in A feud between two families, the Hatfield Family of West Virginia and McCoy Family of Kentucky made their families famous.

Point Wild: 22 castaways of the Endurance expedition of Ernest Shackleton lived here during four winter months

Point Wild: 22 castaways of the Endurance expedition of Ernest Shackleton lived here during four winter months

Old Map of Sydney and suburbs 1890 , Australia, New South Wales Vintage - product image

Old Map of Sydney and suburbs 1890 , Australia, New South Wales Vintage - product image

Democrats sacrificing the brave and making it worthless all at once

Funny pictures about The definition of war. Oh, and cool pics about The definition of war. Also, The definition of war.

The last usage of guillotine execution.

Probably the most famous photograph of guillotine ever taken. Depicts last public execution to take place in France. Taken on June 1939 in Versailles, it shows Eugene Weidmann, a six-time murderer, about one second away from losing his head.

The Melungeons (1600s- ) are a mixed-race people in America who live in the Appalachian mountains where Tennessee meets Virginia meets Kentucky. There are about 50,000 of them. They look mainly white nowadays but in the 1690s French traders said they looked like Moors (the Berbers of north-west Africa). They looked neither white nor black nor American Indian.

The Melungeons ) are a mixed-race people in America who live in the Appalachian mountains where Tennessee meets Virginia meets Kentucky. In the French traders said they looked like Moors.

Frank Hurley with Cinematograph, 1915.    Frank Hurley’s famous early colour photographs of Sir Ernest Shackleton’s ill-fated ‘Endurance’ voyage, as part of the British Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, 1914-1917. Hurley was the official photographer on the expedition.    Early in 1915, their ship ‘Endurance’ became inexorably trapped in the Antarctic ice. Hurley managed to salvage the photographic plates by diving into mushy ice-water inside the sinking ship in October 1915.

Frank Hurley with Cinematograph, Frank Hurley’s famous early colour photographs of Sir Ernest Shackleton’s ill-fated ‘Endurance’ voyage, as part of the British Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition,

Under the command of Sir Ernest Shackleton, the Endurance set sail from England for the Antarctic in August 1914.  By January of 1915, the ship was approximately one day short of its destination of Vahsel Bay before becoming icebound for ten months and eventually crushed.   Miraculously, all 28 men aboard survived and returned home.

The Most Amazing Survival Story Ever

Sir Ernest Shackleton was a hero for saving his crew on a doomed Antarctic expedition in While waiting to be rescued, Shackleton's team learned to play bridge, and they were enthralled by it.

Shackleton Frank Hurley 4 e1350465922554 Frank Hurley: Photographs Documenting Shackletons Shipwreck and Story of Survival

Shackleton Frank Hurley 4 Frank Hurley: Photographs Documenting Shackletons Shipwreck and Story of Survival

I would like to replicate the destruction of their clothes, but maybe scaled back a bit.

Mother and nine children living in a field on U. Route 70 near the Tennessee River during the Depression - Photo by Carl Mydans for the Farm Security Administration Her skirt seems to be a feed sack.

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