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NH 2145 Greely Relief Expedition

Photo #: NH 2145  Greely Relief Expedition
Title: Greely Relief Expedition
Description: May - August 1884 USS Thetis (1884-1899) in the ice off Horse Head Island, Greenland on 4 June 1884, early in the search for survivors of the Greely polar exploration party. USS Bear (1884-1885, later AG-29) is astern (at left). U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
Catalog #: NH 2145
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