Northward: Peary’s 1908-09 Expedition

Ship about cleaned

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Another fine day, The Tow boat Douglas & Thomas is still here, the other steamer hasnt shown up yet. They say there are 26 reporters on her. I was up on the hill to the wireless station today they are keeping that busy. They have the ship about cleaned will begin painting tomorrow. The Bar. is 30.14 arisen quite a lot today.          

Pictured above:
Battle Harbor, Labrador, Canada, S.S. Roosevelt at Battle Harbor Upon Return From Pole, Sept. 1909, ID: 3000.32.1136

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