Northward: Peary’s 1908-09 Expedition

Figured up

Twenty-six years ago today the Proteus was crushed and sunk in the ice near Cape Sabine, Lat. 78° 52' Long. 74° 25', the crew retreating in boats to Upernavik.
    Blowing and raining nearly all day. Have figured up number of miles I have sledged since ship came to winter quarters - total 1662; was in the field 161 days.  

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