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Captain Robert Falcon Scott's last birthday dinner, during the British Antarctic Expedition of 1911-1913, 6 Jun 1911

Reference Number: PA1-f-067-039-4

Captain Robert Falcon Scott's last birthday dinner, 6th June, 1911, photographed by Herbert George Ponting during the British Antarctic ("Terra Nova") Expedition (1910-1913). From left to right: Atkinson, Meares, Cherry-Garrard, Taylor, Nelson, Evans, Scott (centre), Wilson, Simpson, Bowers, Wright, Debenham, and Day. Standing are Oates (left) and Gran.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Group portraits, related to Dr Edward Leicester Atkinson, Henry Robertson Bowers, Edward Adrian Wilson, Jens Tryggve Herman Gran, Frank Debenham, Lawrence Edward Grace Oates, Apsley George Benet Cherry-Garrard, Captain Robert Falcon Scott, Sir Charles Seymour Wright, Bernard C Day, Edgar Evans, Sir George Clarke Simpson, Cecil H Meares, Thomas Griffith Taylor, Edward W Nelson, Birthdays and Dinners and dining - Antarctica.

Part of:
British Antarctic ("Terra Nova") Expedition (1910-1913) album 2, Reference Number PA1-f-067 (68 digitised items)
Kinsey, Joseph James (Sir), 1852-1936 :Photographs relating to Antarctica and mountaineering, Reference Number PAColl-5011 (144 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 12 x 16.9 cm, on album page. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures999. Antarctic. Expeditions. Scott(PFP-023418)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - On album page - beneath image: 293. Capt. Scott's birthday dinner. June 6th 1911.

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