Northward: Peary’s 1908-09 Expedition

A thermos bottle of hot coffee

Temp. this morning down to -12°. Thick + a little snow falling. Blowing fresh from N.W. the early part of the night.
    This wind seems to have completed the hardening of the snow; + the snowshoeing is much better, is in fact very good.
    Borup, a sailor + an Eskimo went out on the trail again today nearly to Belknap + left a thermos bottle of hot coffee + one of gin for the Captain’s party.

 

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