Bartlett (right) with Greenlandic explorer Knud Rasmussen, pre-1929

Bartlett (right) with Greenlandic explorer Knud Rasmussen, pre-1929
The National Geographic Society awarded Newfoundland and Labrador Captain Bob Bartlett its prestigious Hubbard Medal in 1909 after he returned from a third attempt to reach the North Pole.

From Fitzhugh Green, Bob Bartlett Master Mariner (New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1929) 25.
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