Robert Peary, ca. 1908-09

Robert Peary, ca. 1908-09
Between 1898 and 1909, Newfoundland and Labrador Captain Bob Bartlett accompanied polar explorer Robert Peary on three separate attempts to reach the North Pole – once as first mate of the Windward, and twice as captain of the Roosevelt.

From Fitzhugh Green, Bob Bartlett Master Mariner (New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1929) 28.
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