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NH 92142 Jeannette Arctic exploring expedition, 1879-1881

Photo #: NH 92142  Jeannette Arctic exploring expedition, 1879-1881
Description: Woodcut engraved by George T. Andrew after a design by M.J. Burns, depicting Lieutenant Commander George DeLong and his party wading ashore from USS Jeannette's first cutter, on the north end of the Lena River Delta, Siberia, 17 September 1881. Copied from The Voyage of the Jeannette ..., Volume II, page 759, edited by Emma DeLong, published in 1884. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
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