The Greatest Survival Story Ever Told
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|Tue 9 Mar ’10, 6:00pm–7:00pm||
Where: Canterbury Museum, Rolleston Ave, Christchurch City
Restrictions: All Ages
- Admission: Free
Event listed by: Canterbury Museum
Geoff Selley, current custodian of a talk which has been handed down in direct succession from Dr Hussey, one of the original expedition members, will tell the survival story of Shackleton’s ill-fated Endurance expedition in Antarctica.
The talk will be accompanied by slides reproduced from the original magic lantern slides of the expedition taken by Frank Hurley, the expedition photographer.
Image: Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, 1914 – 1916, Endurance trapped in ice, Weddell Sea. Frank Hurley photograph, Joyce collection, Canterbury Museum 1981.110.97.