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Scott's Hut, 1999
Scott's Hut, 1999
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Brief Description: Captain Scott's Hut, Cape Evans on Ross Island, Antarctia
Subject Date: March 1999
Creator: P. Deane, Mrs
Full Description: Huntley & Palmers provided ordinary and specially made emergency biscuits to the ill-fated British Antarctic Expedition to the South Pole, led by Captain Scott. Several varieties of biscuit containers still survive at the Cape Evans hut on Ross Island where Scott had established his winter quarters in 1911.
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Place: Scott's Hut, Ross Island, Antarctica
Dimensions: Height: 12.6cm, Width: 17.8cm
Subject: social history, trade <food mfr>, events, environment <buildings>, British Antarctic Expedition, building, landscape, Hut
Name Subject: Robert Falcon Scott, Captain
Content Type: photograph
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 2002.164.3
Unique ID: rm-rm-2002_164_3~1_733-i-00-000.tif
IPR: Mrs P Deane
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