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British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection (#4)

Led by Captain Scott the aim of the expedition was to reach the South Pole and carry out scientific research. Selection of photographs taken by Herbert G. Ponting during his stay at the base hut at Cape Evans, and by other members of the expedition.

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Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Dr. Wilson and Lt. Pennell salting seal skins. December 27th 1910

Dr. Wilson and Lt. Pennell salting seal skins. December 27th 1910
Photographer:Ponting, Herbert (1870-1935) Location:Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge Expedition:British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 Date:1910 Dr. Wilson and Lt

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Light effect on Pack. December 22nd 1910

Light effect on Pack. December 22nd 1910
Photographer:Ponting, Herbert (1870-1935) Location:Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge Expedition:British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 Date:1910 Light effect on Pack

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Some of the Terra Nova crew on the fo castle. December 28th 1910

Some of the Terra Nova crew on the fo castle. December 28th 1910
Photographer:Ponting, Herbert (1870-1935) Location:Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge Expedition:British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 Date

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Anchored to the ice. December 11th 1910

Anchored to the ice. December 11th 1910
Photographer:Ponting, Herbert (1870-1935) Location:Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge Expedition:British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 Date:1910 Anchored to the ice

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Evening sky effect in the pack ice. December 9th 1910

Evening sky effect in the pack ice. December 9th 1910
Photographer:Ponting, Herbert (1870-1935) Location:Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge Expedition:British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 Date

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Evening sky effect in pack. December 9th 1910

Evening sky effect in pack. December 9th 1910
Photographer:Ponting, Herbert (1870-1935) Location:Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge Expedition:British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 Date:1910 Evening sky effect in pack

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: View from the Aft deck house of the Terra Nova, showing pancake ice. December 9th 1910

View from the Aft deck house of the Terra Nova, showing pancake ice. December 9th 1910
Photographer:Ponting, Herbert (1870-1935) Location:Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge Expedition:British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 Date

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Portrait of the sledge dog Vida

Portrait of the sledge dog Vida
Photographer:Ponting, Herbert (1870-1935) Location:Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge Expedition:British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 Date

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Portrait of the sledge dog Vida

Portrait of the sledge dog Vida
Photographer:Ponting, Herbert (1870-1935) Location:Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge Expedition:British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 Date:1911 Portrait of the sledge dog Vida

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Cecil Meares on his return from the Barrier. January 5th 1911

Cecil Meares on his return from the Barrier. January 5th 1911
Photographer:Ponting, Herbert (1870-1935) Location:Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge Expedition:British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 Date

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: The Terra Nova in heavy weather

The Terra Nova in heavy weather
Photographer:Ponting, Herbert (1870-1935) Location:Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge Expedition:British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 Date:1912 The Terra Nova in heavy weather

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Dr Simpson at work in the Magnetic Hut at Winterquarters. January 5th 1911

Dr Simpson at work in the Magnetic Hut at Winterquarters. January 5th 1911
Photographer:Ponting, Herbert (1870-1935) Location:Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge Expedition:British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 Date

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: The motor party Lt Edward Evans, Bernard Day, William Lashly, Frederick Hooper. October 1911

The motor party Lt Edward Evans, Bernard Day, William Lashly, Frederick Hooper. October 1911
Photographer:Ponting, Herbert (1870-1935) Location:Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge Expedition:British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 Date:1911 The motor party Lt Edward Evans

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: The Castle Berg, with dog sledge. September 17th 1911

The Castle Berg, with dog sledge. September 17th 1911
Photographer:Ponting, Herbert (1870-1935) Location:Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge Expedition:British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 Date:1911 The Castle Berg, with dog sledge

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: The Terra Nova held up in the pack ice. December 13th 1910

The Terra Nova held up in the pack ice. December 13th 1910
Photographer:Ponting, Herbert (1870-1935) Location:Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge Expedition:British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 Date

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Entering the Pack. Fo castle of the Terra Nova. December 9th 1910

Entering the Pack. Fo castle of the Terra Nova. December 9th 1910
Photographer:Ponting, Herbert (1870-1935) Location:Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge Expedition:British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 Date:1910 Entering the Pack

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Portrait of Tom Crean

Portrait of Tom Crean
Attributed to the Frank Debenham collection. Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Captain Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 1912

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Northern party on arrival at Cape Evans, 7th November 1912

Northern party on arrival at Cape Evans, 7th November 1912
Attributed to the Frank Debenham collection. Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Captain Robert Falcon Scott

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Portrait of George Murray Levick beside a sledge and hut

Portrait of George Murray Levick beside a sledge and hut
Attributed to the Frank Debenham collection. Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Captain Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 1912. George Murray Levick, standing by a sledge next to a hut

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Northern Party after winter in snow cave, 1912 (Priestley, Levick, Browning)

Northern Party after winter in snow cave, 1912 (Priestley, Levick, Browning)
Photographer: George Murray Levick (1877-1956). Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Capt Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 24 September 1912

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Portrait of Apsley Cherry-Garrard

Portrait of Apsley Cherry-Garrard
Attributed to the Frank Debenham collection. Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Captain Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 1912

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: George Murray Levick shaves by candlelight in the hut

George Murray Levick shaves by candlelight in the hut
Photographer: George Murray Levick (1877-1956). Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Capt Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 1911. Levick shaves by candlelight in the hut

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: George Percy Abbott, sitting by his bunk

George Percy Abbott, sitting by his bunk
Photographer: George Murray Levick (1877-1956). Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Capt Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 1911

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Thomas Griffith Taylor photographing

Thomas Griffith Taylor photographing
Attributed to the Frank Debenham collection. Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Captain Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 1912

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Portrait of Edward Leicester Atkinson

Portrait of Edward Leicester Atkinson
Attributed to the Frank Debenham collection. Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Captain Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 1912

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Tom Crean

Tom Crean
Attributed to the Frank Debenham collection. Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Captain Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 1912

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Midwinter Day at Cape Adare, 1911

Midwinter Day at Cape Adare, 1911
Photographer: George Murray Levick (1877-1956). Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Capt Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 1911

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Relief Party 1912

Relief Party 1912
Attributed to the Frank Debenham collection. Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Captain Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 1912

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Sandstone moraine. Working on fossil boulder

Sandstone moraine. Working on fossil boulder
Attributed to the Frank Debenham collection. Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Captain Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 1912. Expedition members carry out geological research

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Raymond Edward Priestley

Raymond Edward Priestley
Attributed to the Frank Debenham collection. Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Captain Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 1911

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Northern Party at Cape Adare

Northern Party at Cape Adare
Photographer: George Murray Levick (1877-1956). Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Capt Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 1911

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Ponies on the move

Ponies on the move
Attributed to the Frank Debenham collection. Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Captain Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 1911

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Northern Party after winter in snow cave, 1912

Northern Party after winter in snow cave, 1912
Photographer: George Murray Levick (1877-1956). Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Capt Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 24 September 1912

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Levicks party in front of camp

Levicks party in front of camp
Attributed to the Frank Debenham collection. Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Captain Robert Falcon Scott. Date 10 January 1912

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: George Murray Levick sitting at entrance to a tent

George Murray Levick sitting at entrance to a tent
Attributed to the Frank Debenham collection. Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Captain Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 1912

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Adelie penguins on an ice floe

Adelie penguins on an ice floe
Photographer: George Murray Levick (1877-1956). Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Capt Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 1912. Scientific name: Pygoscelis adelie

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Raymond Priestley standing beside Warning Glacier

Raymond Priestley standing beside Warning Glacier
Photographer: George Murray Levick (1877-1956). Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Capt Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 1911. Raymond Priestley stands in front of an ice cliff

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Harry Dickason, sitting on his bunk

Harry Dickason, sitting on his bunk
Photographer: George Murray Levick (1877-1956). Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Capt Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 1911

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Crescent Bay, Duke of York Island

Crescent Bay, Duke of York Island
Attributed to the Frank Debenham collection. Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Captain Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 1911

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Frederick Hooper and George Abbott cooking in tent

Frederick Hooper and George Abbott cooking in tent
Attributed to the Frank Debenham collection. Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Captain Robert Falcon Scott. Date 1912

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Victor Campbell carrying out scientific research

Victor Campbell carrying out scientific research
Attributed to the Frank Debenham collection. Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Captain Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 1912

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Emperor penguins

Emperor penguins
Attributed to the Frank Debenham collection. Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Captain Robert Falcon Scott. date: 1911. Scientific name: Aptenodytes forsteri

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Raymond Priestley, George Abbott and Victor Campbell discussing geology

Raymond Priestley, George Abbott and Victor Campbell discussing geology
Photographer: George Murray Levick (1877-1956). Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Capt Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 1911

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Raymond Priestley leaning on a lump of ice

Raymond Priestley leaning on a lump of ice
Photographer: George Murray Levick (1877-1956). Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Capt Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 1911. Portrait of Priestley leaning on a lump of ice

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: George Murray Levick seated on his bunk, reading

George Murray Levick seated on his bunk, reading
Photographer: George Murray Levick (1877-1956). Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Capt Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 1911

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Portrait of William Lashly

Portrait of William Lashly
Attributed to the Frank Debenham collection. Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Captain Robert Falcon Scott. Dtae: 1912. Portrait of William Lashly in sledging outfit

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Expedition team taking a lunch halt

Expedition team taking a lunch halt
Photographer: George Murray Levick (1877-1956). Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Capt Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 1911. Two laden sledges rest on the snow

Background imageBritish Antarctic Expedition 1910-13 (Terra Nova) Collection: Adelie penguin dives from an ice shelf

Adelie penguin dives from an ice shelf
Photographer: George Murray Levick (1877-1956). Expedition: British Antarctic Expedition 1910-13. Leader: Capt Robert Falcon Scott. Date: 1912. Scientific name: Pygoscelis adelie



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