Northward: Peary’s 1908-09 Expedition

Got into a bunch

Rather a windy day + not over favorable for walruses. Got under way after breakfast, steamed over past east end of Herbert I. + along its north side after walruses. Obtained one or two here + there, up to 10, then in the evening got into a bunch off the west end of Herbert I. + got 10 more, making a total of 20 for the day, + 25 in all. One young one was brought on board alive + not injured.
    We then steamed in near Herbert I. + came to anchor in 13 fathoms at 11- p.m. 

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