Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Class Mural of the Book "In Little America With Byrd"

image number:

P0035020

description:

This mural is inspired by the book "In Little America with Byrd: Based Upon the Experiences of the Fifty-Six Men of the Second Antarctic Expedition," released in 1937 about the Little America II exploration base, established in Antarctica in 1934. The book was preceded by the documentary film "With Byrd at the South Pole" (1930), about Rear Admiral Robert E. Byrd and his first quest to the South Pole.

date taken:

1941

film code:

Eastman - Safety - Kodak

photographer studio:

Photographic Services

donor image number:

3739

copyright owner:

Indiana University

building name:

Headley School

corporate name:

Headley School

topic:

Murals

topic:

Children's art

topic:

Ships

topic:

Expeditions & surveys

topic:

Penguins

topic:

Dogs

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

other place name:

South Pole

other place name:

Antarctica

series:

Groups

subseries:

Headley School